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Intuitive perinatal software to help you deliver your best care to every mother and baby. From Labor & Delivery to the Nursery and Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU), Centricity Perinatal is designed to help you manage information in ways that are more meaningful to you so you can interact with mothers in ways that are more meaningful to them.
Designed specifically for the perinatal suite, Centricity Perinatal helps elevate performance and drive quality outcomes across the departments.
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View a Centricity Perinatal Connect product demonstration here, to see how Centricity Perinatal Connect enables a new level of EMR workflow interoperability.
"As healthcare is changing and evolving, there are some very key points that we have to stay focused on, The documentation needs to be clear, it needs to be concise and it needs to be data-driven. We are able to mine and abstract quite a bit of data out of the CPN system. It gives us the information we need. And because it is in a clear, concise, easy-to-use format, it keeps the nurse at the bedside.”
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Lives can change in a heartbeat when it comes to perinatal care. With the Centricity Perinatal Connect module, it’s like having an extra set of eyes on your patients.
Delivering an emerging level of workflow interoperability, the module integrates perinatal information in context with other clinical data including the fetal monitoring strip—continuously and on one screen. This enables you to see your critical perinatal information and enterprise EMR clinical data at the same time—helping to make faster, more informed decisions, and enhance your workflow and patient care.
Perinatal information flows freely from Centricity Perinatal Connect module into and out of your enterprise EMR, in an integrated view, so there is no need to document in both places.
Unlike other Labor & Delivery solutions, you won’t have to trade off ease of use for enterprise EMR integration. You’re provided with a proven and robust Labor & Delivery solution, advanced fetal surveillance on a historical time continuum, and the ability to document on the fetal monitoring strip with two way data flow to your enterprise EMR. Clinicians can also review this information remotely.
Centricity Perinatal Connect module provides:
In an environment where every second counts, Centricity Perinatal Connect module provides you peace of mind knowing you’re relying on a system that has helped deliver over 45 million babies. It helps your clinicians deliver their best care to every mother and baby.
Hear a first-hand impression of Centricity Perinatal-Connect from David McLean, MD.
Centricity;™ Perinatal Web module enables near real time analysis of the fetal monitor strip via the Web. This technology allows quick access to the fetal strip via a tablet from virtually anywhere — when and where you need it. You can view the strip, record a comment, and review annotations, whether inside or outside of the hospital. The module helps you increase your efficiency and optimize communication between caregivers, ultimately helping you to make faster, more informed decisions to enhance patient care.
Centricity Perinatal Fetal Strip Analytics, an add-on module to the Centricity Perinatal Connect module, is a clinical decision support tool that provides automated analysis of fetal heart rate patterns. Analytics helps with risk mitigation on Labor and Delivery by providing an automated analysis of fetal heart rate patterns. It supports your pattern recognition and analysis at the bedside and presents visual cues when waveform patterns indicate issues that might need clinical interventions.
Provides on-demand information about your patients to help you prepare for most situations. The Fetal Strip Analytics can feed directly into patient documentation, once reviewed by the RN, so you get the information and documentation you need to help you provide excellent patient care. It accrues data up to 24 hours from initiation – and allows you to request analytics retroactively for up to 24 hours. The flexible summary function enables users to review data in expanded view or historical shade
Centricity Perinatal Connect module supports a high level of workflow interoperability by integrating perinatal information in context with other clinical data continuously on one screen. The system interfaces with multiple devices. The result is a consolidated view to help you make faster, more informed decisions, and enhance your workflow and patient care.
Centricity Perinatal is an industry leader that was created with critical input from Perinatal clinicians and technologists who understand the specialized workflow within Labor and Delivery, PP, NSY, and NICU. Its designed to allow practitioners to focus on their patients vs the computer.
Enhance staff efficiency and satisfaction plus care quality
Support reporting & enterprise goals
Enhance patient care
1 Results are unique to Samaritan Healthcare and do not offer any guarantees
2 Rockford Medical System, Rockford IL. Epic post go-live survey, 2013. Clinical staff satisfaction 14% above Epic® national average. Centricity Perinatal integration cited as key to this success in post go-live survey.
3 Oxford Anlaytica, December 29, 2011. Centricity Perinatal Healthymagination, GE Medical Systems Information Technology: ‘Clear Lake Improves Statistical Accuracy and Reporting Productivity.’
4 Oxford Analytica. December 29, 2011. Centricity Perinatal Healthymagination validation http://www3.gehealthcare.com/en/Products/Categories/Healthcare_IT/Departmentals/~/media/Downloads/us/Product/Product-Categories/Healthcare%20IT/Centricty-Perinatal/Centricity-Perinatal-Healthymagination-Validation-Final.PDF Hillestad R, Bigelow J, Bower A, Girosi F, Meili R,
Scoville R, and Taylor R: “Can Electronic Medical Record Systems Transform Health Care? Potential Health Benefits, Savings and Costs”, Health Affairs, Volume 24, Number 5, 2005.
5 Oxford Analytica. December 29, 2011. Centricity Perinatal Healthymagination validation. Estimated 15% decreased costs.
6 GE analysis of 330 sites with HIMSS and Medicare cost report (2013) comparing total labor costs per discharge. $7,345.90: average labor costs per discharge. $7,345.90 x .15 (15% cost reduction) = $1,101.88 savings per discharge. $1,101.88 x 2000 average births/year = $2.2M
The issue isn’t about department versus enterprise level offerings. Its about improving your hospitals clinical and economic performance by creating the best experiences for mothers, babies and their care teams. Centricity Perinatal makes it easy to integrate department needs with the overall enterprise scale.
Enable your care teams to spend more time caring for mothers and their babies and less time caring for their computers. Simplify your workflow, and allow your care teams to spend time where it matters most, with mom and baby. Make it easier to assure critical data is viewable where its needed most.
CASE STUDY - Centricity Perinatal Connect Module at Rockford Health System
Increased communication and enhanced patient care throughout the perinatal process.
CASE STUDY - Centricity Perinatal Connect Module at Phelps County Regional Medical Center
Helps with information sharing, improved communication, efficient documentation, and enhanced patient care all along the perinatal continuum.
CASE STUDY - Centricity Perinatal Web Module
Results from the 2017 Centricity Perinatal Web Module Survey.
CASE STUDY - Changing the face of NICU
The efficiency of Centricity Perinatal in River Oaks Hospital’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.
CASE STUDY - Helping to enhance clinical workflow interoperability with Centricity Perinatal Connect Module and Epic
Oconomowac customer case study and testimonial
CASE STUDY - Mountain State Health Alliance
Mountain States deepens its commitment to Centricity Perinatal because of the specialized benefits the system provides
WHITE PAPER - A Best-of-Breed Approach in Labor & Delivery: Choosing the Right IT System
Healthcare CIOs often find themselves in a balancing act. While they want data to flow seamlessly throughout the hospital, they also must be responsive to the workflow needs of busy users on the floor. Focused, best-of-breed information systems and integrated enterprise systems each have their advantages, but is there an option that provides both robust core functionality and integration of all essential data? Yes, there is.
WHITE PAPER - Can Healthcare IT Save Babies by Amalia R. Miller and Catherine Tucker
White paper uses a 12-year county-level panel, authors found that a 10 percent increase in births that occur in hospitals with EMRs reduces neonatal mortality by 16 deaths per 100,000 live births.
WHITE PAPER - Driving enterprise efficiency through interoperability
Moving from paper charts to an intuitive digital format can facilitate new levels of connectivity critical to enhancing patient care and increasing efficiency across the entire perinatal continuum of care.
Amid industry upheaval, healthcare organizations are under greater pressure than ever to be productive. Only by getting the most out of every tool can you deliver the care patients need with the efficiency the market demands.
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The Centricity Perinatal Users Group is an independent organization composed of professionals with backgrounds in nursing, administration, and information technology. This group represents a variety of healthcare systems internationally, with the majority located throughout the United States and Canada.
CPNUG provides an online forum to share best practices, promote the professional development of our members, and contribute to enhancements related to the Centricity Perinatal system. It’s one more way to connect with your peers and enhance your professional resources.
Visit www.cpnug.org to access valuable tools that can maximize the Centricity Perinatal system experience.
GE Healthcare IT Reference Program
Collaborate with us to promote thought leadership and help similar organizations make informed business decisions. We are dedicated to supporting our customers in their goal to improve patient care and advance the healthcare industry. By participating in the GE Healthcare IT Reference Program, you will have the opportunity to showcase your innovative use of technology to a larger audience of peers, practitioners, patients and the greater healthcare industry.
GE’s healthymagination innovations are validated based on the proven level of contribution towards GE’s healthymagination goals of enabling 15% reductions in cost and 15% improvements in access and quality of healthcare. Innovations to be validated are submitted, along with supporting technical documentation, to Oxford Analytica whose independent network of scholar experts uses a predefined scoring system to assess the strength of the evidence supporting the innovation’s claims.
Centricity Perinatal has been awarded healthymagination validation by external independent experts Oxford Analytica on cost, access and quality.
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The number shown on the Baby Ticker is calculated using an algorithm compromised of various factors to estimate the arrival of Centricity Perinatal babies, and as such, may not display an accurate day or time for the arrival of each baby. GE makes no representation or warranties of any kind, express or implied, with respect to the Baby Ticker, and specifically, does not represent or warrant that the information displayed by the Baby Ticker is accurate, complete or current. GE disclaims loss for which may arise from the reliance on or use of information displayed on the Baby Tracker.
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