Perinatal Care Project List

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Welcome to the list of active VCHIP Perinatal projects. The information below provides a brief overview of the selected research area. Please select from the following links for a more detailed project summary and contact information.




 Alliance for Innovation in Maternal Health (AIM)

  • Alliance for Innovation in Maternal Health (AIM) is a national maternal safety and quality improvement initiative. As part of the PQC-VT, Vermont joined AIM more

Improving Care for Opioid-exposed Newborns (ICON)

  • The ICON project partners with stakeholders to improve health outcomes for opiate-dependent mothers and their opioid-exposed newborns... read more

Obstetric Outreach

  • We partner with the Vermont Department of Health to improve the health of pregnant women and neonates across Vermont. Our objectives are to focus on quality improvement, to strengthen our network of Maternal Health and Family Medicine providers, and to provide... read more.

Screening, Treatment and Access for Mothers and Perinatal Partners (STAMPP)

  • The program’s overarching goal is to improve the mental health and well-being of pregnant and postpartum people and, thereby, their infants’ social and emotional development, through increased access to more.

Vermont Regional Perinatal Health Project (VRPHP)

  • In partnership with the Vermont Department of Health, Vermont community hospital birthing centers, and The University of Vermont Medical Center, the VRPHP project is a high-quality academic health care resource for education, skills competencies, and quality improvement in perinatal health care... read more.

We hope you are able to find the information you are looking for. If you would like or need additional information, please feel free to contact us.

Upcoming Events

February 8, 2023: 12:00-1:00pm: A Changing Landscape: Post Pandemic Care of Pregnant People and Infants Affected by Opioid Use Disorder: The pandemic brought about change for families affected by OUD. Review some of these changes, including MAT and hospital care for infants with NAS.

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February 21, 2023: 11:00am-12:00pm: AIM: Definition, Diagnosis, and Treatment of Hypertension in Pregnancy: Discuss the definition, diagnosis and Treatment of Hypertension in Pregnancy as it relates to the AIM Hypertension safety bundle.

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April 18, 2023: 11:00am-12:00pm: Trends in SUD Treatment of Pregnant Patients: Dr. Meyer will share the statewide trends  in SUD Treatment in pregnancy with a focus on what our team discovered during our conversations with hospitals and communities  around Vermont.

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May 15, 2023: 11:00am-12:00pm: AIM: Debriefs and Multisystem Reviews: Discuss implementation of debriefs and multisystem reviews as it relates to the AIM Hypertension safety bundle.

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Perinatal Quality Collaborative - Vermont

The Perinatal Quality Collaborative-Vermont is a formal partnership of long standing VCHIP projects... read more.


PQC-VT Timeline

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