Single Digital Platform Integrates Newborn Screening, Data Reporting
“We kept hearing from hospitals about how disconnected the newborn screening process is,” said Dr.
Combining previously disconnected tasks of newborn screening, tracking, analyzing and reporting, OZ STAR™ allows clinical staff to capture point of care screening results for early hearing detection and intervention (EHDI) and critical congenital heart disease (CCHD). The platform also merges data from the baby’s hospital admission and birth record to create a fully interoperable record that can be tracked and analyzed within the OZ eSP™ database. OZ STAR™ then clearly reports data via the hospital’s Electronic Health Record (EHR) or to the state’s public health program, opening up communications between providers and public health.
OZ STAR™ improves the flow and delivery of newborn screening through:
OZ Systems developed OZ STAR™ to give providers and public health departments the integrated tool needed to efficiently screen, track, and analyze data, then follow up with timely intervention for infants with hearing loss, congenital heart disease, metabolic and genetic disorders, and other serious newborn health conditions.
About OZ Systems
By developing and implementing the world's smartest information technology platforms, OZ Systems bridges the information gap and helps children and families thrive through improved data accountability, performance measurement, quality, certification and electronic reporting for public health and early childhood education.
Source: OZ Systems