Healthcare Information Management Technology Provider to Present How Social Media Can Be Used to Improve Screening Follow-up
ARLINGTON, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- OZ Systems, a provider of information management and newborn screening solutions for the healthcare industry, will participate in the Australasian Newborn Hearing Screening Conference, April 8-9 in Fremantle, Australia.
During the event, OZ Systems will demonstrate the benefits of cloud-based newborn hearing screening data management and will host a presentation detailing how health institutions can use social media to improve post-screening follow-up care and ensure the proper intervention takes place.
“The Australasian Newborn Hearing Screening Conference offers a great opportunity to educate public health officials throughout Australia and South East Asia on the benefits of newborn hearing screening, and the tools available to them to conduct these vital procedures in a cost-effective manner,” said Dr. Terese Finitzo, chief executive officer of OZ Systems. “Our presentation during the event will explore how health officials can use social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter to locate and communicate with parents for the follow-up needed to ensure their children receive optimum care and positive outcomes.”
OZ Systems will be demonstrating its eSP™ offering, the world’s most widely-used and proven newborn screening data solution, during the event. The Web-based hearing and metabolic screening system provides enhanced information management and communications capabilities for public health organizations, hospitals, practitioners and educators. Since 2000, eSP™ has helped protect the health of more than 8 million newborns.
About OZ Systems
Founded in 1996, OZ Systems is a provider of data management technology and services for the healthcare and education industries. Based in Arlington, Texas, the company helps public health, clinicians and educators make good decisions for children through the company’s information systems, newborn screening technology, school readiness programs and other services. For more information, visit www.oz-systems.com. Follow OZ Systems on Twitter: @OZSystems.
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