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Unbound Medicine and the Society of OB/GYN Hospitalists Launch Digital Education Platform

Newswise – Charlottesville, VA, and East Dundee, IL, June 2, 2022 – Unbound Medicine® and the Society of OB/GYN Hospitalists (SOGH) announce the launch of the OB/GYN Hospital Resource Center– a premier training portal available for hospitalists and trainees in the specialty of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Unbound Medicine is a leader in knowledge management solutions for healthcare and SOGH is a rapidly growing group of physicians, midwives, nurses and others dedicated to advancing healthcare. high quality, safe and fair for hospitalized women.

Over the past decade, the hospitalist model of obstetrics and gynecology has grown rapidly as more maternity hospitals implement programs and more physicians adopt the practice. In response to the growth of the field, OB/GYN hospitalist leaders and SOGH have undertaken to standardize the hospitalist practice model, set goals for fellowship training, and define the leadership role of hospitalists in women’s health. .

SOGH then enlisted the expertise of Unbound Medicine to develop an educational portal to provide this up-to-date knowledge at the point of need. The result is the new OB/GYN Hospital Resource Center which includes the Core Competencies for OB and OB/GYN Hospitals. It serves as a central hub for the education and training of OB/GYN hospitalists and will help improve the quality of care for hospitalized women everywhere.

“As the field of OB/GYN hospital medicine rapidly expands across the country, we are committed to providing resources to improve the quality and safety of care for hospitalized women,” said Kim Puterbaugh MD, president of the Society of OB/GYN Hospitalists. “These basic skills are an essential step in this effort.”

Core Competencies for OB and OB/GYN Hospitals is updated in Unbound Medicine’s online content creation and management system, then delivered instantly through custom mobile apps and the web. This just-in-time delivery of up-to-date knowledge enables practitioners to access core competencies and study them where and when they need them. Some topics in this resource are also scheduled for publication in the Journal of Hospital Medicine OB/GYN.

“The primary mission of the Society of OB/GYN Hospitalists is to improve hospital care for women through evidence-based knowledge and up-to-date technical skills,” says Jennifer Butler, MD, Past President and Editor. Chief of Core Competencies. “We are thrilled to provide access to our core competencies through a partnership with Unbound Medicine. A leader in digital information, Unbound provides innovative tools for online education and medical publishing.

“The vision we share with SOGH is empowerment through knowledge, which is especially important when developing a new specialty,” said Bill Detmer, MD, CEO of Unbound Medicine. “We are delighted to provide SOGH with the platform and our expertise to meet the growing needs of their thriving organization.”

For more information, contact Unbound Medicine or visit the SOGH Resource Center.

ABOUT UNBOUND MEDICINE

Unbound Medicine designs digital products that answer clinical questions when you need them. With expertise in medical informatics, health technology and medical publishing, our team has been providing innovative mobile and web solutions to medical associations, healthcare facilities and individual clinicians for over 20 years. Additional information is available at www.unboundmedicine.com.

ABOUT SOGH

Founded in 2011, the Society of OB/GYN Hospitalists (SOGH) is a rapidly growing group of physicians, midwives, nurses, and other healthcare professionals who support the OB/GYN Hospitalist model. Our primary mission is to assist our members in their practice of hospital OB/GYN medicine through education and information in our newsletters, website, and annual clinical meeting. Additional information is available at www.societyofobgynhospitalists.org.