National Perinatal Information Center

National Perinatal Information Center/Quality Analytic Services (NPIC/QAS) is a non-profit organization which began in 1985 with a charter membership of major perinatal centers across the United States. Since that time it has become recognized as an invaluable information and research resource to the health care community. NPIC/QAS has expertise in the analysis
of large data sets, development of comparative benchmarking quality and utilization
reports and evaluation of direct
service programs.


NPIC/QAS hosts New Severe Maternal Morbidity Sentinel Event Policy Q&A with the Joint Commission Office of Quality and Patient Safety

A Collaborative Effort Between NPIC/QAS & Ariadne Labs: Learning to Safely Decrease Cesarean Section Rates

NPIC/QAS Board Member & Member Hospital Physician Receive ACOG Outstanding District Service Awards

Why Maryland hospitals are saying 'no' to mothers who want early deliveries

ICD-10 Compliance Deadline Delayed Until 2015

Journal of Perinatology Article Using NPIC/QAS Trend Data

Study Shows New Model of "Laborist" Obstetrical Care Improves Pregnancy Outcomes

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National Perinatal Information Center
archived webinars
Perinatal Depression: An Update
Margaret Howard, PhD

Perinatal Care (PC) Core Measures: Updates for Fall 2015
Celeste Milton, MPH, BSN, RN

ICD-10 Update for Neonatology
Gilbert Martin, MD, FAAP

ICD-10 Obstetrical and Perinatal Data, Improved Data Collection, It's About Time
Jeanne Yoder, RHIA, CCS-P, CPC, CPC-I

Should I Apologize: A Guide for Healthcare Professionals*
Larry Veltman, MD, CPHRM, FACOG

Key Tips for Coding Perinatal Services
Reproductive Medicine Administrative Consulting, Inc

Preventing First Cesareans*
Katharine Wenstrom, MD
Women & Infants Hospital of Rhode Island

Hospital Newborn Falls and Drops*
Donnalee Segal, BA, BSN, RN
Women & Infants Hospital of Rhode Island

Planning for Safe Same Day Minimally Invasive Surgery Hysterectomy *
Jessica Vaught, MD, FACOG
Winnie Palmer Hospital for Women & Babies

Updates on the Perinatal Care (PC) Core Measure Set*
Celeste Milton, MPH, BSN, RN
The Joint Commission

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