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Benefits to Your Community and Program

June 16, 2015

Programs that submit, track and adhere to Joint Commission core performance measures may be able to demonstrate the following improvements:

  • Reduction in infant mortality rates
  • Reduction in maternal complications and mortality
  • Reduction of unnecessary induction of labor
  • Reduction of elective deliveries that can lead to an increase in neonatal intensive care unit admission rates
  • Reduction of complication of deliveries
  • Reduction of prematurity rates that can lead to infant mortality
  • Reduction in costs associated with lengthy hospitals stays due to pregnancy-related complications