About Us

Welcome to the home page for NeoQIC, the Neonatal Quality Improvement Collaborative of Massachusetts.  We are a voluntary organization of newborn health care providers in Massachusetts, committed to improving the outcomes of mothers and newborns throughout the state through the open sharing of practices and data. 
 
This site is updated regularly; please check back frequently. 

NeoQIC Fall Meeting - September 11, 2014

The fall meeting for NeoQIC will be held Thursday, September 11, 2014, from 1p-4:30p, at the Doubletree Hotel in Westborough MA.  As in previous years, the fall meeting is scheduled to coincide with the annual Griffin Symposium, which will be held the next day at the same hotel.  Please note the new location for this year's events!    Please contact Munish (mgupta@bidmc.harvard.edu) or Alan (alan.picarillo@umassmemorial.org) for more details.  

New England Neonatology Quality and Safety Forum

The third New England Quality and Safety Forum was held Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at the Massachusetts Medical Society in Waltham, MA.  The conference featured a keynote address by Wanda Barfield, MD MPH, Director of Division of Reproductive Health at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, as well as updates and workshops on quality and safety initiatives throughout New England.  Many thanks to all who attended and helped make the conference energy-filled and productive.  A special thanks goes to all who submitted abstracts and shared their local projects.  If you would like to be involved with planning next year's forum, please contact Munish (mgupta@bidmc.harvard.edu).  

Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome Improvement Project 

The spring meeting for the Massachusetts Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome improvement project was held Tuesday, April 8, 2014, from 9:30a-4p, at the Doubletree Hotel in Westborough MA. Many thanks to those who participated and helped make it a full and informative day.  The fall meeting is tentatively planned for December 17, 2014, also at the Doubletree Hotel in Westborough.  More details to follow soon.  Please see the "NAS Project" link to the left for more information on this effort.