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Welcome! Illinois Perinatal Quality Collaborative (ILPQC) works to improve the health of pregnant women, mothers, and infants through perinatal quality improvement initiatives implemented by participating birthing hospitals across the across Illinois. ILPQC provides quality improvement infrastructure, resources, and data management support to over 100 hospitals across the state – helping to make Illinois an even better place to be born.
Save the Date!
ILPQC Third Annual Conference
Wednesday, November 18, 2015
We are now accepting poster abstract submissions!
Birth Certificate QI Topic Workshops
Monday, August 31
9 am: Augmentation
11 am: Gestational Age
Tuesday, September 1
9am: Infant Feeding
11am: Prenatal Care and Last Menstrual Period
The March of Dimes Big 5 State Perinatal Collaborative is recruiting hospitals to join a 5-state pilot program to help hospitals reach 100% administration of ACT to mothers who deliver between 23-34 weeks gestation. The March of Dimes Big 5 State Perinatal Collaborative will be working collaboratively within and across the Big 5 States with hospital champions and the Illinois Perinatal Quality Collaborative (ILPQC) on this project.Read More
Southern Illinois Perinatal Network 31st Annual Conference
Wednesday, September 16, 2015
To find out more and register, visit the SSM Health Classes & Events page and search for the keyword 'perinatal'»
March of Dimes Prematurity Prevention Conference
November 17 and 18, 2015
Crystal Gateway Marriott, 1700 Jefferson Davis Hwy, Arlington, VA
To find out more visit the March of Dimes Website»
OPQC's Optimizing Antenatal Use of Steroids to Improve Outcomes for Preterm Infants Toolkit
The purpose of the toolkit is to share lessons learned and describe quality improvement interventions to promote reliable systems for appropriate administration of antenatal corticosteroids (ANCS).
Find out more and to register visit OPQC's website»
CMQCC OB Hemorrhage Toolkit Version 2.0
The primary aim of the Toolkit is to guide and support maternity care providers, clinical staff, hospitals and healthcare organizations to facilitate timely recognition and an organized, swift response to postpartum hemorrhage.
Find out more and to register visit CMQCC's website»
State Quality Collaboratives Success Stories
The New York State Perinatal Quality Collaborative and California Maternal Quality Care Collaborative success stories detail the perinatal quality improvement work supported by CDC’s Division of Reproductive Health.
Provided by: CDC
New York State Perinatal Quality Collaborative (NYSPQC) Success Story
California Maternal Quality Care Collaborative (CQMCC) Success Story