What is a Perinatal Quality Collaborative?

Fourth Trimester Initiative

The Maternal QI Initiative Learning Forum takes place on the fourth Tuesday of the month at noon.

July – October Learning Forums
Jul 27, 2021
Aug 24, 2021
Sep 28, 2021
Oct 26, 2021

The purpose of this Initiative is to improve maternal health outcomes and reduce maternal mortality in Kansas.

Our efforts are informed by the work of the
 Kansas Maternal Mortality Review Committee.

The Kansas Department of Health and Environment and the Kansas Perinatal Quality Collaborative announced this important state initiative on July 20, 2020.


Kansas is the best place to birth, be born, and to raise a family.


To improve Kansas’ maternal and infant health outcomes by assuring quality perinatal care using data-driven, evidence-based practice, and quality improvement processes.

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