Ensuring your smallest, most vulnerable patients are properly cared for improves the clinical capabilities of your organization and can have major impacts to minimize malpractice liability while reducing transport costs.
1 in 330 births result in neonatal encephalopathy¹
1 in 660 births result in hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy (HIE)¹
50% of HIE cases do not survive or have a major neurodevelopmental disability¹
Virtualizing your neonatology program with our novel staffing solution can extend specialist expertise, enhance quality care for patients and providers, and triage appropriate transfers to a NICU.
Built in partnership with some of the nation’s leading neonatologists, our virtual Neonatology Solution enhances the quality of care for patients, originating sites, and appropriate transfers to higher-level care.
Built on our cloud-based network with simplicity at its core, Solo creates a seamless experience across web, mobile, or desktop. As the backbone of healthcare’s first fully integrated platform, Solo enables software and devices to bring the ease and familiarity of face-to-face care to your patients.
SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital consistently received newborn transfers for conditions that could be treated at the local care facility if there was access to specialist expertise. This health system looked at telehealth solutions to help triage appropriate neonatal transfers.
Additionally, a virtual neonatology program would allow remote intervention assistance to on-site providers to stabilize the patient while waiting for the transport team to arrive or assist in determining whether a transport could be prevented.
¹ Wu, Yvonne. “Clinical Features, Diagnosis, and Treatment of Neonatal Encephalopathy.”
² Medscape Malpractice Report 2017
³ Mayo Clinic, SSM Health, Intermountain Health
⁴ National Perinatal Information System/Quality Analytic Services
⁵ Emergency Video Telemedicine Consultation for Newborn Resuscitations: The Mayo Clinic Experience & InTouch Health Cardinal Glennon Case Study Results
⁶ Intermountain Health