SmartBrief Partners with Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses to Deliver Vital News to Health Care Industry

WASHINGTON, DC – February 10, 2012 - SmartBrief, Inc. launched a digital media news service on Tuesday, February 7, 2012 in partnership with the Association of Women’s Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN), the leading nursing organization that promotes the health of women and newborns.

AWHONN advocates for the nursing profession through the delivery of superior research, education and clinical resources for nurses and other healthcare professionals. AWHONN SmartBrief will contain weekly industry news for AWHONN members, nurses and industry partners. The goal of this partnership is to save these professionals time and keep them informed of industry developments by delivering “must-read” news directly to their inboxes.

SmartBrief is an online media publishing company that gives readers a competitive edge by providing relevant, timely and reliable content as efficiently as possible. SmartBrief filters thousands of sources daily to create customized e-mail publications in partnership with more than 180 trade associations, professional societies, nonprofits and companies. The most relevant industry news is chosen by SmartBrief’s editorial staff and summarized. SmartBrief distributes the news via its e-mail newsletters, the SmartBrief Web site and the SmartBrief Android and iPhone apps.

Karen Peddicord, PhD, RN, CEO of AWHONN stated, “AWHONN is confident that our partnership with SmartBrief will advance our mission in improving the health of women and newborns as well and strengthen the nursing profession by having a fast, easy way to receive the latest news and industry trends. We believe this partnership will benefit AWHONN members.”

Rick Stamberger, CEO of SmartBrief, Inc. added, “We are privileged to be a part of AWHONN’s work in promoting the health of women and newborns. Through our partnership with AWHONN, SmartBrief staff will be committed to providing the women’s healthcare industry with the latest news and trends through our daily digital news service.”

To subscribe to AWHONN SmartBrief, and stay on top of the most relevant news affecting the women’s health industry, please visit http://www.smartbrief.com/awhonn. For more information about AWHONN, please visit http://www.awhonn.org/awhonn/index.do.

If you are interested in learning how a partnership with SmartBrief can benefit your organization, visit http://corp.SmartBrief.com/services or email partnerwithSB@smartbrief.com to learn more.

About SmartBrief

SmartBrief is the leading online publisher of targeted business news and information in more than 25 industries. By combining technology with human editorial expertise, SmartBrief filters thousands of sources daily to deliver the most relevant industry news in partnership with more than 180 trade associations, professional societies, nonprofits and companies. With an audience of more than 4 million senior executives, thought leaders and informed industry professionals, SmartBrief is the essential resource for “must-read” industry news.

About AWHONN

The Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN) is the foremost nursing authority that advances the health care of women and newborns through advocacy, research and the creation of high quality, evidence-based standards of care.

AWHONN's 24,000 members worldwide are clinicians, educators and executives who serve as patient care advocates focusing on the needs of women and infants. A leader in professional development, AWHONN holds the distinction of twice receiving the Premier Program award by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) for innovation and excellence in Continuing Nursing Education (CNE). Founded in 1969 as the Nurses Association of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology, the association became a separate nonprofit organization called the Association of Women's Health and Neonatal Nurses in 1993.

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RSS Feed for AWHONN SmartBrief: http://www.smartbrief.com/servlet/rss?b=awhonn

Additional Resources:

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Association of Women’s Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses

 Contact:
Joe Webster
SmartBrief
Director of Marketing
202-470-1180
 
Tom Quash
AWHONN
Vice President, Marketing & Business Development
Phone: 202.261.2145