Join our improvement community
VON supports interdisciplinary teams around the world dedicated to our shared vision of giving every infant and family the best start to life.
Centers can participate in any or all VON databases or improvement programs. By participating as a VON member, the entire interdisciplinary team affiliated with the VON member center can log in to take advantage of members’ area resources.
Members of VON databases receive extensive reporting with regional and international benchmarks to target clinical practices and patient outcomes. See more about VON databases and reporting.
Very Low Birth Weight Database
Extremely Low Birth Weight Follow-Up
Global Neonatal Database
VON Education and Quality Improvement
Members actively involved in advancing better practices learn, measure, share, and improve together. Supported by faculty who are experts in quality improvement and implementation science, teams use data and the latest evidence to demonstrate and sustain improvement. See more about VON’s data-driven and evidence-based quality improvement.
Current participants can log in to VON learning platforms here.
Improving Critical Transitions for Every Newborn
High-quality transitions are critical to improving clinical outcomes.
Teams in this internet-based quality improvement collaborative use QI fundamentals to focus on the key drivers of teamwork, family-centered and integrated care, communication, and standardized processes to improve transitions of care.
Health Equity Learning Community
Vermont Oxford Rady Children's Genomic Network
Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS)
VON Quality Circle
This intense collaborative will harness the energy of teams participating in past VON improvement collaboratives to focus on improving clinical outcomes by building QI capacity across participating organizations, committing to data transparency and peer-assessment, and integrating families in the improvement process.
Benefits for Members of any Database or Program
- NICU by the Numbers data briefs
- Full Cochrane Neonatal reviews
- Index of peer-reviewed research from VON
- Subscription to Your VON newsletter
- Complimentary access to the Vermont Oxford Rady Children’s Genomic Network
See additional services for groups, including health systems and statewide quality collaboratives.