The 2010-2011 maternal health initiative seeks to improve the rate of vaginal birth among first-time mothers, women who come to labor and delivery intending to give birth vaginally but who may end up with a c-section, sometimes as a result of the failure to apply evidence-based, best practice care. PQCNC's goal is to increase the rate of vaginal birth in this population by 25% by January 2012. Each participating hospital will set its own site-specific goal.
SIVB: Supporting Intended Vaginal Birth, or "Support for Birth"
March 18, 2013 - PQCNC was out and about this month and enjoyed visiting four hospital team this month to learn first hand about the work they are doing and share insights with the rest of the collaborative. We were also fortunate this Read more...