Congratulations to Our
Phase 1 Winners!

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 innovations:

  • Represent a broad geographic distribution
  • Utilize varying methodologies
  • Target different populations
  • Engage diverse partnerships
  • Engage other HRSA investments and recipients

The list below is ordered alphabetically by winner's name/entity.



1979: Rural Mamas Connect

Augusta University

Augusta University: The Vida App


Babyscripts: Babyscripts

Bloomlife, Inc

Bloomlife, Inc.: Bloomlife, Inc.

College of Community Health Sciences, The University of Alabama

College of Community Health Sciences, The University of Alabama: Telemedicine-toward Empowering Rural Moms (TERM) Program

Zohreh Daly

Zohreh Daly and Faith Wilson: Maternal Monitoring App-MaMA

Minash LLC.

Minash LLC: Moms Care Circle

Sibel, Inc.

Sibel, Inc.: Breakthrough Wearable Sensor Systems for Pregnancy

PreTeL, Inc.

PreTeL, Inc.: Disposable Electronic Tattoo Sensors