It is with great pleasure and pride that we announce that in the coming year VON will be able to provide CME, CNE and pharmacy continuing education credits. The University of Vermont College of Medicine, VON’s continuing education credit provider, has been awarded Joint Accreditation by the ACCME, ANCC and ACPE, allowing us to accredit programs for physicians, nurses and pharmacists. This award extends for a six year term, the highest honor. Currently there are just thirty-six institutions nationally that have received Joint Accreditation; only seven are universities. Our hope is that this will allow us to serve the interdisciplinary community of VON even better in the near future as we roll out our Virtual Annual Quality Congress pass and our new online Learning Management System.
VON remains dedicated to continually improving the tools and services that we offer our members to help you improve the quality and safety of care for newborn infants and their families. In an effort to better align our services with many of our … [Continue reading]
Nightingale has been updated with 2015 comparison data and your center’s risk-adjusted results. A PDF version of your center’s 2015 Annual Report has been posted in the Report Download area of Nightingale. We encourage you to download and print … [Continue reading]
New recommendations issued on June 7, 2016 by the World Health Organization, focus on advising men and women of reproductive age, living in affected areas where local transmission of Zika virus is known to occur, to delay pregnancy in order to … [Continue reading]
Standardizing Care Improves Outcomes For Infants Born With Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome Standardizing hospital care policies across institutions for infants diagnosed with drug withdrawal symptoms at birth reduces their length of treatment and … [Continue reading]
Nearly 1200 Members Participate in Vermont Oxford Network’s 26th Annual Quality Congress BURLINGTON, VERMONT, October 6, 2015 - Last week nearly 1200 members of the worldwide community of neonatology converged in Chicago to attend the highly … [Continue reading]
Vermont Oxford Network Launches Online NAS Training - click here for more information. … [Continue reading]