MPQC and NeoQIC initiatives have led to significant improvements in maternal and neonatal outcomes, which will have produced substantial reductions in health care costs in Massachusetts. The following estimates of cost savings are based on the measured impact of MPQC and NeoQIC projects on clinical outcomes, with savings estimated using commonly accepted health care costs. In general, these estimates are conservative.
Total estimated cost savings in Massachusetts from
MPQC and NeoQIC:
nearly $7.5 million per year
Perinatal-Neonatal Quality Improvement Network of Massachusetts (PNQIN)
112 Turnpike Rd
Westborough, MA 01581