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.
The spring 2015 NeoQIC meeting will be Thursday April 2, 2015, from 12p to 2:45 pm at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. As in previous years, this has been scheduled to coincide with the Issues in Neonatology Symposium which will be later that afternoon and evening at Harvard Medical School.
The 2015 New England Neonatology Quality and Safety Forum will be Thursday June 4, 2015 at the Massachusetts Medical Society in Waltham MA. This annual conference will feature keynote addresses, interactive workshops, and a poster fair celebrating local improvement efforts. More details to follow soon, and stay tuned for the call for abstracts! Click on link to left for flyer.
Thanks to everyone who attended the fall meeting for the NeoQIC Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome Improvement Project on December 17, 2014, and more importantly, thanks for all the ongoing terrific work improving the care of families and infants impacted by NAS. The spring meeting is tentatively planned for June 19, 2015, at the Doubletree Hotel in Westborough. More information to follow.
We are very excited to launch a new initiative focused on human milk use in very low birth weight (VLBW) infants. More information on this project will follow, and will be available through link on left.