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Aug 20, 2018
CPQCC is recruiting mothers of preterm infants currently admitted to the NICU at Lucile Packard Children's Hospital for a pilot study. For more information, please contact Kimber Padua
Jul 19, 2018
CPQCC stands by the global consensus that breastfeeding is the optimal source of nutrition for infants in their first year of life. Breastfeeding is especially essential for the very low birth weight (VLBW) infant population that our member NICUs treat.
Jun 21, 2018
The California Perinatal Quality Care Collaborative (CPQCC) demonstrates the benefits of collaborative quality improvement (QI) efforts in their latest project aimed at optimizing the length of stays in neonatal intensive care units (NICUs).
May 21, 2018
A review article in the June issue of Clinics in Perinatology explores the success of statewide quality collaboratives in improving the uptake of key perinatal interventions. Authors include Stanford clinical fellow Vidya Pai, MD, and CPQCC's Henry C.
May 8, 2018
Through participation in the CPQCC Delivery Room Management Quality Improvement Collaborative, Kaiser Permanente Fontana Medical Center was able to improve normothermia rates from 40% to 67% at the end of the 12-month intervention period.
May 2, 2018
The CPQCC team is busily gearing up for the 2018 Pediatric Academic Societies Meeting in Toronto, Canada on May 5th-8th.  We are excited to learn more about what others are doing to improve the health and wellbeing of children everywhere and to present how we are transforming care for vulnerable n
May 1, 2018
Eighteen months of intensive work came to a close on December 14, 2017, at the fourth and final learning session of CPQCC’s Antibiotic Stewardship Quality Improvement Collaborative.
May 1, 2018
In response to a qualitative study by researchers at CPQCC and the Stanford University School of Medicine published on April 5th in the Journal of Perinatology which examines narrative accounts of how vulnerable families receive unequal treatment in the NICU, CPQCC is releasing a
Jan 23, 2018
Looking for ways to improve the care you provide to your most vulnerable patients? We're here to help! CPQCC is excited to announce two new collaborative quality improvement opportunities designed to transform care and outcomes for the most at-risk babies in your NICU.