There’s An App for That!

The Evolution of Breastfeeding Support and Implications for Public Health During National Public Health Week 2019, the American Public Health Association (APHA) hosted a special webinar celebrating the use of technology to advance public health. Pacify’s Director of Public Health Programs, Laura Holland Stokes, joined Dr. Este Geraghty, MD, MPH/CPH, GISP for an exciting discussion about the potential for mobile …

Exciting news from Pacify!

We’re excited to announce that Pacify is growing in our mission to support new and expecting parents throughout their healthcare journeys. By joining women’s health group Advantia, we will deliver integrated physical and virtual care to women and their families. Advantia is transforming healthcare for women and their families, driving better outcomes, lower costs, and an improved experience for our …

Celebrating Technology and Public Health

In celebration of National Public Health Week 2019, the American Public Health Association’s Health Communication Matters series is presenting a special webinar: Laura Stokes is the Director of Public Health Programs at Pacify Health, where she leads the design, implementation, and evaluation of telehealth programs for pregnant and postpartum women. Stokes is passionate about using technology and innovation to improve health equity and …

Supporting Pregnant Women and New Mothers with Opioid Use Disorder

Pacify is proud to partner with the Altarum Institute to develop new tools for supporting pregnant women and new mothers with Opioid Use Disorder (OUD) as part of the HRSA Maternal and Child Health Opioid Challenge. The use of opioids during pregnancy has increased dramatically over the last two decades. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recently reported that …