Thanks to VON members, over 200 research papers have been published using VON data.
Research using the Vermont Oxford Network Databases supports quality improvement by describing relevant clinical outcomes, trends over time, and improvements in the quality, safety, and value of neonatal care. Vermont Oxford Network also undertakes research to address specific questions that seek to improve the quality of neonatal care.
For more information about how Vermont Oxford Network data may be used please reference:
Using the NICU Wisely: Creating more efficient and effective systems of newborn care
Analysis of VON member-submitted data has shown opportunities to create more efficient and effective integrated systems of care for infants and families.
Our Responsibility to Follow Through for NICU Infants and Families
To achieve health equity, it is our responsibility to “follow-through” for infants and families to address the social determinants of health.