The KyPQC Data & Analytics Workgroup is dedicated to establishing a data reporting infrastructure that supports the initiatives of the KyPQC Obstetrical and Neonatal Workgroups. The Data & Analytics Workgroup will administer ongoing support for the creation and evaluation of workgroup initiatives by assisting in the development of clear goals, identifying performance measures, and determining the impact of program outcomes relevant to goals.
Includes dates that hospitals implemented specific aspects of an initiative; collected at the start.
Includes denominator and numerator data for initiative specific measures that tracks the hospitals process in improving the quality of care; collected monthly.
Includes denominator and numerator data for initiative-specific measures that track the hospitals overall outcome in improving the quality of care; collected quarterly.
Includes denominator and numerator data for initiative-specific measures that track long-term improvements statewide; collected yearly.
Maureen Marra, MD, FACOG, currently works as Physician Advisor for Medical Staff Quality within the Baptist Health Louisville Quality and Outcomes Management Department. Her primary role is reviewing Women and Children’s Health cases to assure quality of care. Her interests include analyzing trends in outcomes data and utilizing evidence-based medicine for policy and procedure development. Dr. Marra previously worked in private practice in Louisville, Kentucky. She is a graduate of the University of Kentucky, College of Medicine, and completed her residency in OB/GYN at the University of Louisville.
Melanie Moch, CPC oversees the Kentucky Hospital Association (KHA) data program and assists with all the data for all quality improvement initiatives at KHA and the Kentucky Hospital Research and Education Foundation (KHREF). She has be in healthcare for over 20 years in both the inpatient and outpatient settings. Moch graduated from Western Kentucky University with a Bachelor’s of Science Degree. Moch is also a Certified Professional Coder through American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC). Quality Improvement Areas – Data – Kentucky Quality Counts, KY Statewide Opioid Stewardship (KY SOS), Hospital Quality Improvement Contractor with CMS (HQIC), Readmissions, Community Coalition, Kentucky Perinatal Quality Collaborative and COVID‐19 data reporting.
The total number of women admitted to L&D each month
The total number of women screened for SUD/OUD in L&D each month
The total number of women that screened positive each month
The total number of women with a positive screen who received a brief intervention each month
The total number of births discharged each month
The total number of exposed infants (asymptomatic & symptomatic) each month
The total number of affected infants (symptomatic) each month
The total number of affected and exposed that required (pharma) treatment each month