HRSA's Maternal and Child Health Bureau (MCHB) has selected 10 winners from Phase 1 of the Remote Pregnancy Monitoring Challenge.
Each Phase 1 winner was awarded a share of $100,000 and will move on to Phase 2 to develop their prototype and begin small-scale testing through August 2019.
The winning innovations are technology-based solutions that help providers remotely monitor the health of pregnant women, and empower women to make informed decisions about their own care.
The list below is ordered alphabetically by winner's name/entity.
1979: Rural Mamas Connect
Augusta University: The Vida App
Bloomlife, Inc.: Bloomlife, Inc.
College of Community Health Sciences, The University of Alabama: Telemedicine-toward Empowering Rural Moms (TERM) Program
Zohreh Daly and Faith Wilson: Maternal Monitoring App-MaMA
Minash LLC: Moms Care Circle
Sibel, Inc.: Breakthrough Wearable Sensor Systems for Pregnancy
PreTeL, Inc.: Disposable Electronic Tattoo Sensors