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Interactive Quality Improvement Trainings in Perinatal Health Held in South Florida

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The Florida Perinatal Quality Collaborative and the March of Dimes sponsored two Perinatal Quality Improvement Symposia in South Florida in May. The interactive symposium included training on TeamSTEPPS® Strategies and Tools to Enhance Performance and Safety. TeamSTEPPS Master Trainer Dr. Laura Haubner trained the group on topics such as critical aspects of teamwork, the importance […]

Dr. William Sappenfield contributes to award winning research on 39-weeks initiative

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The 2014 Roy M. Pitkin Award is presented to a team of maternal and child health researchers committed to decreasing elective deliveries. The USF College of Public Health’s William M. Sappenfield, MD, MPH, is a contributing author to their award winning research, “A multistate quality improvement program to decrease elective deliveries before 39 weeks of […]

FPQC Demonstrates Success in New Study Announced by the March of Dimes on “A Multistate Quality Improvement Program to Decrease Elective Deliveries Before 39 Weeks”

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  Last night, the March of Dimes sent out a press release regarding the new study – “A Multistate Quality Improvement Program to Decrease Elective Deliveries Before 39 Weeks” – published in the latest online edition of Obstetrics and Gynecology. The study looked at non-medically indicated scheduled births at 370/7 to 386/7 gestational ages, either […]