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BORN is Ontario’s pregnancy, birth and childhood registry and network. By collecting, interpreting, sharing and rigorously protecting critical data about each birth in the province, BORN makes a positive and lasting contribution to the health of mothers, newborns, children and the citizens of Ontario.

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Success Story: The Practice-Changing Power of Data

08 May 2015

Using data from the BORN Maternal Newborn Dashboard, the maternity care team at St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital tailors strategies for patient-focused care and improved outcomes.

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Join us for the next BORN Provincial Rounds - May 21, 2015 from 12:00 - 1:00 EST

06 May 2015

Using BORN Data to Understand Maternal & Newborn Health Outcomes: A Public Health Perspective. Live Tweeting during the rounds using #BORNRounds

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BORN Celebrates the International Day of the Midwife

05 May 2015

Better outcomes for a better tomorrow. Celebrating the care and dedication of #midwives. #IDM2015

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Read the latest issue of the Bulletin - 2015 Conference Highlights

23 April 2015

In February 2015, BORN hosted its inaugural conference - The Right Information in the Right Hands at the Right Time: Using Data to Improve Maternal-Child Care and Outcomes.

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Success Story: Monitoring Performance for Improved Care at The Scarborough Hospital

21 April 2015

Making use of key performance indicators on the BORN Maternal Newborn Dashboard, the maternity team at Scarborough Hospital has been able to improve care and reduce nursery admissions associated with early term delivery.

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Choosing Where to Give Birth: Results of the Ontario Choice of Birthplace Study - April 2015

20 April 2015

Watch the last BORN Provincial Rounds on Choosing Where to Give Birth: Results of the Ontario Choice of Birthplace Study now!

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