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From monitoring how much breast milk a mom provides to sports as therapy to improving transit, organizations and government agencies are using inspiring innovations to improve children's health. We have highlighted a few exciting ones in our blog this week. http://www.nichq.org/blog/2016/may/innovations_for_improving_childrens_health
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Download our new report that covers preventing preterm birth with progesterone, and how medicaid can help increase the access to the treatment.
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When promoting safe sleep for new infants to mothers and caregivers, the message of, "Boring is best for cribs and bassinets" is a great way to help them remember.
http://ow.ly/WoRB3001Mmk #safesleep #infanthealth
Babies should be on their backs in cribs without blankets or bumpers.
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Rhode Island is working to improve health equity among all racial and ethnic groups by targeting key social factors that impact infant mortality in minority groups, including education, income and stress. http://www.nichq.org/blog/2016/may/ri_health_equity
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Addressing concerns and questions is a large part of making rooming-in the norm, and with safety in mind we can gradually move away from the nursery-first system. #breastfeeding #infanthealth
http://www.nichq.org/blog/2016/april/jennifer_rooming_in
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Sickle cell patients need convenient and consistent access to knowledgeable caregivers without having to travel to a regional sickle cell center. Telementoring is helping to improve their care. #SCD #sicklecelldisease #sicklecell
http://www.nichq.org/blog/2016/april/telementoring_echo
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Learning how to decrease exposure to toxic stress among African American women giving birth has been a key focus for Best Babies Zone for the last four years.
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Tip 1 on How to recruit an effective QI team is to look for passion.
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The New York State Division of Family Health has developed its first Information for Action Series brief that focuses on reducing preterm birth in the state. Click the link to get your copy of the brief.

http://nichq.org/childrens-health/infant-health/nys-perinatal-quality-collaborative-projects
The NYSPQC aims to provide the best and safest care for women and infants in New York State by collaborating with birthing hospitals, perinatal care providers, and other key stakeholders to prevent and minimize harm through the translation of evidence-based practice guidelines to clinical practice.
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If you missed our webinar about promoting optimal child development, visit our event archive for the recording. http://ow.ly/ChlU300e0SI
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"Research and early outcomes from leader states demonstrate that efforts to increase progesterone access can lead to healthier babies and avert high health care costs."
http://www.nichq.org:83/blog/2016/may/preventing_preterm_birth
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Parent partner Ivette Torres shares why proper support is key for positive breastfeeding outcomes and how her experiences led her to join the Texas Ten Step Star Achiever Breastfeeding Learning Collaborative. #breastfeeding http://www.nichq.org/blog/2016/april/wip_ivette_torres
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NICHQ (National Institute for Children’s Health Quality) is an independent, nonprofit organization that helps organizations and professionals make breakthrough improvements so children and families live healthier lives.