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Alexis Travis, PhD, CHES.

Executive Director, Massachusetts Perinatal Quality Collaborative

 

112 Turnpike Rd
Suite 102
Westborough, MA 01581

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Our Mission

The MPQC is a cooperative voluntary program involving Massachusetts maternity facilities and key perinatal stakeholders, designed to promote the sharing of best practices of care.
 
Success will be based on outcome measures generated from individual healthcare facilities and state agencies.

 

Fewer Babies Born Before Full Term

"Efforts by hospitals and government officials to decrease the percentage of babies born before full term appear to be paying off in Massachusetts and nationwide, according to a new report.

 

Last year, Massachusetts hospitals performed just over 1 percent of their deliveries on average as early elective deliveries, via scheduled induced deliveries or cesarean sections for no medical reason, before 39 weeks, compared with a statewide rate of 15 percent in 2010."

 

Read the full story here.

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