The time before birth to the first month of life is critical for mother and child. IHA supports advancing perinatal care, improving quality while reducing maternal and infant mortality and morbidity.
To help hospital leaders understand changes to the perinatal levels of care designation, IHA hosted a conference call with the Illinois Department of Public Health. The recorded call and PowerPoint slides are available.
IDPH and the Perinatal Advisory Committee is seeking hospital feedback regarding how to update the nurse staffing guidelines.
Additional provisions of the Abandoned Newborn Infant Protection Act
Hospital responsibilities under the Abandoned Newborn Infant Protection Act.
Long-range plans to change Perinatal Levels of Care Designations
Final rule amending the Illinois Health and Hazardous Substances Registry Code