Driving Improvement in Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy

Acute Care
Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy

About This Webinar

Hypertensive disorders of pregnancy are one of the leading causes of maternal and perinatal morbidity and mortality worldwide. Dignity Health, a leading provider of perinatal services in Arizona, California and Nevada, implemented a system-wide strategy aimed at improving maternal safety and driving high-reliability care. Using a blended model that includes standardization of education and care, transparency and accountability, physician collaboration and simulation, Dignity Health has successfully reduced their rate of Eclampsia by 40% across their health system. This webinar shows how they achieved their results.

Watch this webinar to discover:

  • The significance of hypertensive disorders of pregnancy and impact on severe maternal morbidity and mortality
  • Key strategies for evidence-based practice implementation and standardization
  • Findings from one healthcare system’s journey to improve perinatal outcomes


Suzanne Wiesner RN, MBA/ HCM

System Director of Maternal Child Health Services, Dignity Health

Laurence Shields MD

Medical Director of Perinatal Safety, Dignity Health

Lora Sparkman, MHA, RN, BSN

VP, Partner, Clinical Solutions, Patient Safety and Quality, Relias

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