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Leading change across the country

Working passionately alongside our partners for continuous improvement, we determine the best strategies, methods and tools to achieve measurable goals. Our work with multidisciplinary teamsfrom health professionals to community stakeholders and patients and familiesenables deep engagement that leads to transformative change in children’s health systems. Check out some of our featured projects below.
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Early Childhood CoIIN

NICHQ leads the Early Childhood Comprehensive Systems Collaborative Improvement and Innovation Network (ECCS CoIIN) to drive change in creating coordinated, cohesive systems that support development health for children ages 0 to 3. Learn more >

Infant Mortality CoIIN

NICHQ leads the Collaborative Improvement and Innovation Network to Reduce Infant Mortality (Infant Mortality CoIIN), comprising 51 states and territories, in using evidence-based methods and NICHQ’s unique change management approach to improve infant health outcomes. Learn more >

New York State Maternal and Child Health Collaboratives

NICHQ leads efforts to improve the care in New York’s perinatal care centers and create promising interventions to address challenges in current systems of care. Learn more >

Children and Youth with Epilepsy Evaluation

NICHQ provides evaluation skills and helps develop a data dashboard to test and monitor innovation and change ideas for the creation of a community-based care system for children and youth with epilepsy. Learn more >

Enhancing Children’s Vision Systems

NICHQ supports the development of comprehensive, coordinated approaches to children’s vision and eye health in three states.
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Sickle Cell Disease Provider Development

NICHQ provides evaluation of regional team’s effort to grow the number of knowledgeable providers treating persons with sickle cell disease and using evidence-based treatment therapies.
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