ALPQC Maternal Hypertension Project

The following measures should be reported monthly through this online platform. The same link can be used every month for reporting.

Your responses should reflect the state of your hospital for that reporting month (e.g. January 1, 2020 - January 31, 2020). 

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* 2. Our hospital team has developed written, evidence-based procedures for measuring and re-measuring blood pressures.

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* 3. Our hospital team has developed written, evidence-based procedures for managing pregnant and postpartum patients with severe hypertension/preeclampsia.

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* 4. Our hospital team has developed role-specific, hypertension/preeclamsia procedure education for all staff and providers (new and existing) who treat pregnant/postpartum patients.

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* 5. Our hospital team has developed drills to conduct at least annually to identify any system issues as part of ongoing quality improvement efforts.

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* 6. Our hospital team has developed a protocol to review severe hypertension/preeclampsia cases that meet certain criteria (established by hospital) in order to evaluate the effectiveness of the care, treatment, and services provided to the patient during the event.

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* 7. Our hospital team has developed or acquired printed education for patients/families on severe hypertension/preeclampsia signs and symptoms during hospitalization and after discharge.

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