We are more than 1200 hospitals collaborating to improve neonatal care around the world with data-driven quality improvement and research.
Annual Quality Congress Registration is Open!
October 2-6, 2019 in Chicago, IL
VON’s Annual Quality Congress convenes more than 1300 healthcare professionals to learn about and discuss new data, new science, and new approaches in the care of infants and families worldwide.
We gather to examine the biggest questions facing our community of practice. We collaborate to accelerate practical improvement in newborn care.
Join us to transform newborn care across the world.
VON Members Have Made Remarkable Progress to Improve Outcomes Since 1989
Vermont Oxford Network includes more than 1200 centers across 30+ countries working to continuously improve neonatal care.
Network data, VON quality improvement methodology, and rigorous dedication to advancing care has moved the big dot on major morbidities and infant mortality at an impressive pace. VON members are on the leading edge of family-engaged care and accelerating the magnitude of improvement in neonatology.
Rigorously Advancing Neonatal Care with Research and Analysis
Cochrane at VON is a service for the neonatal community of practice that provides access all Cochrane Neonatal systematic reviews. We analyze network data for practical improvement in the NICU by the Numbers series. Members use network data and VON quality improvement methods to inform their research.
A Worldwide Learning Community
VON empowers individuals, organizations, and systems by bringing health professionals and families together to improve newborn care through benchmarking reports, quality improvement collaboratives, pragmatic trials, and observational research.
The Color of Health
Racism, segregation, and inequality affect the health and well-being of preterm infants and their families. We propose specific interventions and research priorities that may remedy the adverse effects of racial inequality. Join the discussion at the 2019 Annual Quality Congress.
New Genomic Network to Improve Care of Critically Ill Infants
VON and Rady Children’s Institute for Genomic Medicine (RCIGM) are collaborating to create a learning network for neonatal and pediatric intensive care teams. The goal is to amplify understanding of how rapid genomic sequencing can help guide complex care for critically ill infants with genetic diseases.