Recognition Banner Recipients
Hospital representatives receive recognition banners at our ILPQC Second Annual Conference November 2014.
Poster Session Attendees
Conference participants attend poster session to learn about other Illinois Hospitals initiatives.
ILPQC Conference 2014
ILPQC Second Annual Conference Guest Speakers & Committee Members


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.

Our Mission

Engage perinatal stakeholders across disciplines and at every level, in a collaborative effort to improve the quality of perinatal care and health outcomes for Illinois women and infants using improvement science, education, and evidence-based practice guidelines.
Upcoming ILPQC Events

OB Birth Certificate Accuracy Initiative
Face-to-Face Collaboration Learning Session
Monday, May 18, 2015

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What's New at ILPQC?

We are proud to announce that the Illinois Department of Public Health in partnership with the Illinois Perinatal Quality Collaborative have received a grant from the CDC to continue our efforts to improve perinatal health.

ILPQC's network is now 100+ and growing!

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In the News...

Preconception Maternal Diet Linked to Birth Outcomes
Read the full article on the Medical website»

What a woman eats before she becomes pregnant affects her child’s health for life
Read the full article on the Mail Online website»

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Partner Announcements

TeamSTEPPS Master Trainer Online Training

Learn more about this exciting opportunity to become a TeamSTEPPS Master Trainer for free online.

Find out more and to register visit AHRQ's website»

Illinois Hospital Association 2015 Quality Leadership Conference

April 29 -30, 2015
NIU Naperville Conference Center, 1120 E. Diehl Road | Naperville

Find out more and to register visit IHA's 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

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