clinical data abstractor position description

Clinical Data Abstractor (CDA) position description serves to assist with recruitment and the the Clinical Data Abstractor Roles & Responsibilities document serves as a guide for both the CDA as well as their supervisor. Clinical Data Abstractor 2019 - 2020 Timeline

quality improvement vs. research

The Differences between CQIs & Research document

IRB Differentiation between Research and Quality Improvement

obstetrics initiative communications materials

OBI Brochure

OBI One-Pager


Low-Risk vs. Non-Low Risk Definitions: ICD-9 & ICD-10 codes

Low-Risk for Claims Data: Comparing variation in hospital rates of cesarean delivery among low-risk women using 3 different measures. Armstrong, Joanne C. et al. American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology, February 2016, 214:2, Pages 153–163.

Severe Maternal Morbidity (SMM) Definitions: ICD-9 & ICD-10 codes

obi survey results

January 2018 OBI QI Hospital Survey & Survey Results Report