Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's)

Who should participate?

All Utah Perinatal providers including clinicians, hospitals and clinics are welcome to participate. Along with the UWNQC participating sites, we also collaborate with the Utah Department of Health, University of Utah Health Sciences, Intermountain Healthcare, Utah ACOG, March of Dimes Utah Chapter, Utah AFP, Utah AAP and Utah ACNM are supporters.

Is the data sharing secure?

Yes. Participating sites and UWNQC sign data sharing agreements that specify that all patient data will be de-identified and that hospitals will not be identified without their permission.

How is data collected, submitted and analyzed?

Data will be collected and submitted through REDCap, a secure web-based tool built for managing databases. Data will be analyzed according to the Data Sharing Agreements currently in production.

Is UWNQC a Non-Profit Organization?

Yes, 501c3 Non-Profit Status.