We are continually looking to improve the OBIX system and to incorporate changes in technology and regulations to provide hospitals with a strategic system that supports their goals. We collaborate with industry leading companies to provide our customers with solutions that fit within their strategy.
CCSI's medical advisors are committed to improving the experience of care for patients and hospital staff through technological advancements, clinical insights, and medical excellence. Contributions from our medical advisors are incorporated in enhancements to the OBIX system and customer continuing education Webinar offerings.
Sean C. Blackwell, M.D.
Associate Professor and Chair, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, and Director, Larry C. Gilstrap M.D. Center for Perinatal and Women’s Health Research, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, Texas.
David A. Miller, M.D., F.A.C.O.G.
Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Pediatrics, Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California; Chief, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine at Children's Hospital in Los Angeles; and Director- USC-CHLA Institute for Maternal Fetal Health.
Lisa A. Miller, C.N.M., J.D.Founder of, Perinatal Risk Management and Education Services (PRMES), Lisa Miller is a certified nurse-midwife with more than 30 years of clinical experience. As a midwife and a lawyer, she has a unique understanding of the impact of law on medicine and nursing. Lisa served as an Assistant Professor in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Northwestern University Medical School and is co-author of three textbooks on electronic fetal monitoring. Today, much of her time is spent teaching an evidence- and consensus-based approach to fetal monitoring based on the NICHD nomenclature, and educating physicians, midwives, and nurses on cognitive bias, medical and nursing error, as well as safety-based approaches to normalize labor. She is an active member of AWHONN, and will serve on the board of directors for the 2016-2018 term. In addition to her work with AWHONN, Ms. Miller is a member of ACOG and has worked with state and national ACOG memberships in fetal monitoring education.
Michael S. Ruma, M.D., MPH
Board-certified, maternal-fetal medicine specialist at Perinatal Associates of New Mexico. He completed his fellowship training in Maternal-Fetal Medicine and a Master of Public Health degree in Health Policy and Administration at the University of North Carolina prior to joining his current practice. He has presented at national and international conferences on numerous topics and is the author of peer-reviewed manuscripts. Dr. Ruma routinely attends medical and ultrasound conferences in order to provide the most current, advanced care for his patients.
Licensed Perinatal Nurse Staff
A portion of our employees are licensed perinatal nurses and are involved with various stages in the development, education, implementation, and support of the OBIX system.