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May 31, 2024
BY: LAURA HEDLI | When Angela Jones became pregnant for a second time in 2022, she had 5 risk factors for preeclampsia – she is Black, over 35, overweight, lower income, and her daughter was born nearly 20 years prior.
Feb 26, 2024
The California Maternal (CMQCC) and Perinatal (CPQCC) Quality Care Collaboratives are thrilled to announce the appointment of new Co-Directors and Principal Investigators.  
Dec 7, 2023
BY: LAURA HEDLI | Low-dose aspirin (LDA) is remarkably effective at preventing preeclampsia, a serious pregnancy complication associated with maternal and infant morbidity and...
Oct 25, 2023
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Oct 23, 2023
U.S. Health Resources & Services Administration awards California a $10 Million State Maternal Health Innovation Award  California Maternal Quality Care Collaborative at Stanford University School of Medicine to lead coordination with state...
Sep 14, 2023
Kim Gregory, MD, MPH, is the new chair of the California Pregnancy-Associated Review Committee (CA-PARC) formerly known as the California Pregnancy-Associated Mortality Review (CA-PAMR).
Sep 14, 2023
With the goal of improving maternal outcomes for all women and birthing people, CMQCC and its partners developed The Hospital Action Guide for Respectful and Equity-Centered Obstetric Care (Hospital Action Guide).
Jun 28, 2023
You are invited to a webinar tailored for community organizations to learn more about the Low-Dose Aspirin (LDA) Partnership Campaign on June 29, 11 a.m. Community organizations have the experience, understanding, and relationships to connect...
May 31, 2023
During the last week of her first pregnancy in 2019, Ashley Barbee Eddington, MPH, had noticed her legs were more swollen than usual, and not just her feet and ankles, even her thighs were puffier. She remembers thinking: “Wow, this is what the end...
May 15, 2023
The California Maternal Quality Care Collaborative (CMQCC) is announcing its third annual CMQCC Quality and Engagement Awards. For the 2023 awards, CMQCC is recognizing a total of 121 hospitals and one hospital system with 167 awards for their...