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Research In Motion recognizes PEPID for innovation and outstanding results in wireless deployment
The Wireless Leadership Awards acknowledge those BlackBerry partners who have set the standard for business excellence, unique solutions, ingenuity, and customer satisfaction with wireless solutions in the public sector, private sector and with valuable business impact. In May, the Oakland-based CTDN was presented with an award for customer innovation during the annual Wireless Enterprise Symposium (WES) in Orlando, Florida.
"I am grateful to accept this prestigious award on behalf of everyone on our hardworking PEPID for BlackBerry team," says PEPID President John Wagner. "This is an especially great achievement for PEPID’s Information Technology and Editorial departments, and we are thrilled that RIM has recognized their contribution to the success of the CTDN deployment."
Transplant Coordinators from the CTDN Clinical Services Department refer to PEPID™ RN Critical Care Nursing Suite on BlackBerry® smartphones to help evaluate donors, check drug dosing, and avoid adverse drug interactions in the field. PEPID for BlackBerry is implemented as a back-end solution that is delivered to the field by Verizon Wireless. CTDN’s Information Technology Supervisor, Ben Chau, accepted the Wireless Leadership Award for the Network in a ceremony at the WES on May 9th.
"We are proud of our partnerships with the California Transplant Donor Network and BlackBerry smartphones," adds Wagner. "PEPID looks forward to continue working with BlackBerry and enterprises, like the CTDN, to advance the deployment of wireless technology for better healthcare worldwide."
PEPID's entire product line is available for BlackBerry® smartphones and systems integration.
"PEPID looks forward to continue working with BlackBerry . . . to advance the deployment of wireless technology for better healthcare worldwide."
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Recognizes the hard work of both medical and nursing school graduates
At PEPID, we know how hard you have worked to get to this point in your career and we want to recognize your efforts. So, PEPID is rewarding all medical and nursing school graduates—and their classmates—with special pricing (25 percent savings) on the decision-support resources professionals rely on.
Residents will be ready to impress their Attending and Chief Resident with their ability to immediately access detailed evidence-based medicine and drug interaction information. With a PEPID RN Suite—including Nursing Considerations and thousands of dosing calculators—in hand, starting nurses will feel like seasoned pros.
We know that your family and friends will want to share this exciting event with you. And, PEPID does make a great graduation gift. So, let everybody know about the PEPID resources you wish to carry with you as you advance into your professional career.
All platforms are available including products for Palm®, Windows®, and BlackBerry® PDAs, smartphones and online. Take advantage of this offer now:
We're pleased to announce that we've renewed our co-marketing arrangements with both the Association of Emergency Physicians (AEP) and the Society of Emergency Medicine Physician Assistants (SEMPA) to provide members of both organizations special discounts. Members should visit the website for their respective organization and click on "Member Benefits" for more information.
In the summer months, emergency departments across the country see an increase in the number of trauma patients. Often, those with multiple injuries need a chest tube inserted. Before this busy season begins, review PEPID’s expanded content on chest tube procedures.
Click the TC icon to reach PEPID's Table of Contents. Then, tap on "What's New". You'll discover that PEPID ED has undergone a major expansion of its trauma content.
As the number of trauma cases increase this summer, PEPID’s clear and concise content will help emergency physicians and departments be ready for anything.