The Conference had over 185 perinatal healthcare professional in attendance, and included presentations on:
As well as updates on the Arizona Department of Health Services-HRPP/NICP & PRAMS, March of Dimes Legislation, Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System, and the status of the APT/APRS, Inc., Recommendations & Guidelines Revisions.
**2018 Conference Pictures Coming Soon**
The thoughtful and generous support of this conference from the below organizations allows us to continue our efforts to improve the health of Arizona’s mothers and babies...
ADHS, Bureau of Women’s & Children’s Health
Northern Arizona Healthcare
Advantage Medical, Inc.
Arizona Chapter of the American Association of Birth Centers, Inc. & the Arizona Chapter of the American College of Nurse Midwives
Arizona Family Health Partnership
Arizona Fetal Care Network/Phoenix Children’s Hospital
Arizona Perinatal Care Centers
Arizona Public Cord Blood Program/Save the Cord Foundation
Arizona State Laboratory – Office of Newborn Screening
Grand Canyon University
Kentec Medical, Inc.
March of Dimes
Maricopa Integrated Health Systems
Mead Johnson Nutrition
National Bank of Arizona
OptionCare Women’s Health
Phoenix Perinatal Associates
The University of Arizona College of Nursing “NEC-Zero Program”
NAL, an affiliate of Obstetrix Medical Group of Phoenix, P.C./MEDNAX
The purpose of the award is to recognize a nurse from a rural certified APT/APRS Hospital that has worked in rural setting for two years as a clinical maternal or neonatal nurse. The award winner is an individual who has demonstrated excellence in practice and shown initiative in improving patient care. The recipient of the award will be recognized at the Arizona Perinatal Trust – Annual Perinatal Conference (presently held annually in Flagstaff, Arizona). The recipients cost of registration, travel expense and room are covered for the Award Year.