Trainings

Trainings

Addressing Infant Mortality Expert Webinar Series

URL 1: http://nichq.org/expert-series-addressing-infant-mortality

Date Developed: n.a.. Source: National Institute for Children's Health Quality. Presenter(s): n.a.. Type: Webinar Series. Level: Advanced. Length: n.a..

Annotation

The multi-part webinar series is an opportunity for public health professionals to hear experts and influencers in the maternal and child health field share examples and best practices for supporting efforts to reduce infant mortality and improve maternal and infant health. Participants take away actionable insights that contribute to the goal of every child reaching his or her first birthday and beyond. Scheduled webinars are:

1. The Residual Impact of Historical Structural Inequities: Connecting Residential Segregation and Mortgage Discrimination to Current Infant Mortality and Breastfeeding Rates 7/27/2017

2. Learning from Rare Events Infant Mortality Data 8/22/17

3. The Role of State Health Leaders in Addressing Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome 8/31/17

4. Exploring State Medicaid Performance Measures, Improvement Projects, & Incentives to Promote Improvement in Women's Health Services and Perinatal Outcomes 9/18/17

5. The Prematurity Campaign Collaborative 9/25/17

6. Aligning State and Local Health Departments to Improve Maternal and Child Health 9/28/2017

7. Big Wins and Next Steps in Addressing Infant Mortality 11/15/2017

Learning Objectives

Webinar 2:

1. Determine which statistical process control (SPC) charts are most effective for small numbers and rare events data reporting and learning

2. Describe how to make and interpret SPC charts for rare events

3. Identify ways to use small numbers data to identify progress and improvement as a result of IM CoIIN activities

4. Plan how to best share and present data with small numbers to team members and stakeholders

5. Interpret the stratification of IM data (e.g. by racial groups) when it involves small numbers

Webinar 3:

1. Explain primary, secondary and tertiary prevention strategies for Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome

2. Identify innovative interventions for prevention being employed by states targeting Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome

3. Describe how to work collaboratively across state and community partner to prevent Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome

4. Identify non-traditional partners that states can work with collaboratively to address Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome

Webinar 5:

1. Describe the goals and structure of the March of Dimes Prematurity Campaign Collaborative

2. Identify opportunities to partner in the areas of intentionality and birth spacing, increasing access to 17 P and addressing social determinants of health

3. Explain consumer-focused communications strategies and how to get involved.

This project is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number UE8MC25742; MCH Navigator for $180,000/year. This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.