VON Day Audit Identifies Improvement Opportunities for iNICQ Teams

Antibiotic overuse and misuse is a worldwide challenge and antibiotics are one of the most commonly prescribed agents for newborns.  Currently more than 140 teams are working together to address this challenge in VON’s internet-based quality improvement collaborative (iNICQ: Choosing Antibiotics Wisely) offered in partnership with the CDC. In February, teams enrolled in iNICQ: Choosing […]

Welcome Yolanda Ogbolu to the VON Board of Directors

This winter, Vermont Oxford Network welcomed Yolanda Ogbolu, PhD, CRNP, FAAN, to the board of directors. Dr. Ogbolu is an assistant professor at the University of Maryland School of Nursing and the director of its Office of Global Health, and she has more than 20 years of experience as a neonatal nurse practitioner in NICUs […]

Press Release: Delayed cord clamping results presented at 2017 Annual Quality Congress

Wait a minute! Clamping the umbilical cord later saves preterm babies’ lives Thousands of preterm babies could be saved by waiting 60 seconds before clamping the umbilical cord after birth instead of clamping it immediately – according to two international studies supported by hundreds of parents and professionals worldwide and coordinated by the National Health […]

2017 Annual Quality Congress

The VON Annual Quality Congress begins this week in Chicago, IL. During the week many VON staff members will be traveling to Chicago to assist with preparations for and support of the meeting. Between 10/24/17 and 10/30/17 the VON offices will remain open but will be operating on limited staff. We appreciate your patience during […]

Your VON Newsletter – September 2017

Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser Your VON Newsletter Learn, Measure, Share, and Improve What’s New? Vermont Oxford Network’s vision is to create worldwide connections that lead to improved outcomes for high-risk infants. We’re pleased to introduce two resources to connect you with information designed to help improve care: NICU by the […]

VON 2017 Labor Day Closing

The offices of Vermont Oxford Network will be closed on Monday, September 4th, 2017 for the Labor Day holiday.  We will be back to normal business hours on Tuesday, September 5th. Thank you!

Annual Quality Congress Abstract Submission site is now open. Submission Deadline: July 17, 2017

The VON Abstract Submission site is now open and ready to receive abstracts on your inspiring quality improvement stories, outcome data and research that will be shared during Annual Quality Congress Learning Fair.  Submission deadline:  July 17, 2017  Click here to learn more.

VON Holiday Closing

The offices of Vermont Oxford Network will be closed on Monday, May 29th 2017 for the Memorial Day holiday.

VON Holiday Closing

Vermont Oxford Network will be closed on Monday, February 20, 2017

VON Holiday Closings

Vermont Oxford Network will be closed on Friday December 23 Monday December 26 Friday December 30 Monday January 2