New Optional Perinatal Care Certification Program | Joint Commission
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Perinatal Care Certification Requirements

April 12, 2016

The following Perinatal Care (PC) Core Measure Set is required for all Perinatal Care certified programs. This is mandatory regardless of the annual number of births.
Applicable Measures

  • PC-01: Elective Delivery

  • PC-02: Cesarean Section

  • PC-03: Antenatal Steroids

  • PC-04: Health Care–Associated Bloodstream Infections in Newborns

  • PC-05: Exclusive Breast Milk Feeding

For more information see the Perintal Care Core Measure page.