NICU by the Numbers Catalogue

About NICU by the Numbers

NICU by the Numbers reports are made possible by VON members who voluntarily contribute data in a global effort to improve the care of high-risk newborns. The analysis of network data describes trends and highlights areas for local improvement. VON members can log in to Nightingale or review their reports to see their center- or group-specific data and benchmark against NICU by the Numbers reports.

These reports are published quarterly in the Your VON Newsletter. To sign up to receive the newsletter, please fill out the form at the bottom of this page.

Respiratory Support at Discharge

Nearly One in Five 22-29 Week Infants Requires Respiratory Support to Transition Home

Issue 10 – June 2020

We examined new data items for respiratory support at discharge and found that rates differed by gestational age and region.

In his commentary, Roger Soll, MD, calls for teams to build the necessary skills to help families through this difficult transition and follow through to support infants and families after discharge.

Read the current NICU by the Numbers report