News & Events

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...
Apr 21, 2023
CMQCC invites you to a live panelist discussion for California hospitals and other stakeholders in maternity care quality improvement.
Apr 9, 2023
This year marks the 6th annual Black Maternal Health Week (BMHW), a campaign founded and led by the Black Mamas Matter Alliance to...
Mar 8, 2023
Please join CMQCC in congratulating Leslie Kowalewski and Emily McCormick on their promotions! Leslie Kowalewski
Mar 8, 2023
Three of CMQCC's long-time leaders announced they will retire this April - Dr. Elliott Main, CMQCC’s medical director, Anne Castles, associate director, and Valerie Cape, program manager. Each has served the organization for more than 15 years and...
Mar 7, 2023
What: Live Webinar - Let's talk Perinatal Equity and Moving Beyond Implicit Bias Training. Please join us to discuss the equity- centered initiatives CMQCC has planned to guide hospitals to improve care. When: Tuesday, May 2, 2023, 12 - 1p.m. PT