AKPQC Annual Meetings

2021 AKPQC & MCDR Joint Summit Resources (4/15-4/16/21)

Alaska Maternal Child Death Review (MCDR) – Data Overview and Recommendations for Prevention of Maternal Mortality with Katey Soellers and Rachel Gallegos

 Maternal Suicide Prevention with Dr. Liz Cox

 Maternal Health Equity Across Race and Place with Dr. Katy Kozhimannil

 Advancing Equity in Perinatal Behavioral Health Services with Dr. Charlene Aqpik Apok, Dr. Farrah Palmer-Greene, Tiffany Hall, and Dr. Xiomara Owens. Facilitated by Vanessa Verigin

 Alaska AIM Hypertension Initiative: Updates and Outcomes with Danette Schloeder and Dr. Chrissy Rodriguez

 There’s a Crisis in U.S. Maternal Mortality—Are Midwives the Solution? With Dr. Gene Declercq

 Alaska Birth Transfer Initiative: Improving Transfers from Planned Community Births with Julie Moon, Dr. Evelyn Rider, and Kathryn Ault

 Improving Care Improves Outcomes for Pregnant and Postpartum Women with Substance Use Disorder with Dr. Mishka Terplan

 Improving the Quality of Care for Mothers and Babies with Opioids: The Florida Experience with Dr. William Sappenfield (recording unavailable)

 Alaska Substance Exposed Newborns Initiative Updates and the new AKPQC Substance Affected Pregnancies Initiative with Sherrell Holtshouser and Dr. Evelyn Rider (recording unavailable)

 2021 Posters

 Alaska Native Medical Center: Journey to Standardization of Care for Women with Severe Hypertension in Pregnancy.

  • Authors: Sarah Truitt, MD, FACOG, Jennifer Harlos, RNC-OB, EFM, BSN, LCDR USPHS, Shelly Inda, RN-C, BSN, MHA, CDR USPHS, Valerie Unrein, CNM, Tirza Cannon MD, FACOG, Shannon Hall, Improvement Advisor, MSD, and Quyana Smith, Improvement Advisor, MSD

 Factors in Child Mortality in Alaska.

  • Author: Katey Soellers, BA, Maternal and Child Death Review

 Infant Death in Alaska: Injury and Sleep Related Deaths.

  • Author: Katey Soellers, BA, Maternal and Child Death Review

 Improving Care for Women with Severe Hypertension- the more we know.

  • Author: Lauren Beason, BSN, RNC-OB, Director of OB, Bartlett Regional Hospital

 Improving Maternal Outcomes: Severe Maternal Hypertension.

  • Author: Danette Schloeder, MSN, RNC-OB, C-EFM, Providence Alaska Medical Center

 Process Improvement in Treatment of Maternal Hypertension.

  • Author: AdriAnne Pennington, BSN, RN, CPN, Fairbanks Memorial Hospital


2020 AKPQC & MCDR Joint Summit Resources (1/24 – 1/25/20)

Maternal and Child Death Review (MCDR) Program Presentations

Alaska Perinatal Quality Collaborative (AKPQC) Presentations

 2019 AKPQC Kick-off Resources (1/25/19)

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