FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions

Admission/Discharge Form
Q: How does the CPQCC network data sharing tool work? A: CPQCC introduced within CPQCC network data sharing in October 2013. Initially this feature is o...
Thu, 12 Apr, 2018 at 2:49 PM
Browser Issues
Q: Do www.cpqccdata.org and www.cpqccreport.org support MSIE Version 10? A: We have tested and validated that the www.cpqccdata.org and www.cpqccreport....
Mon, 11 Dec, 2017 at 8:20 AM
CPQCC Eligibility
Q: Big baby eligibility criterion: infant death A: An infant with a birth weight greater than 1,500 grams is eligible for CPQCC if the infant is born alive...
Mon, 11 Dec, 2017 at 9:26 AM
Hospital List
Q: Is there a way to look up a hospital by name or hospital ID for the CPQCC A/D and CPeTS forms? A: You can use the Narrow List tool that accompanies a...
Mon, 11 Dec, 2017 at 8:21 AM
Patient Identification Worksheet (Items W1-W9)
Item W5. Date of Admission Q: For inborn infants, the date of admission is the Date of Birth. This statement is erroneous as an infant can be admitted from...
Mon, 11 Dec, 2017 at 8:22 AM
Selection Criteria (A-C)
A. Eligibility. Population Criteria Any (Small Baby) infant who is born at your hospital and whose birth weight is between 401 and 1,500 grams OR whose ...
Thu, 12 Apr, 2018 at 2:53 PM
Bacterial Pathogens: Early Sepsis/Late Sepsis
Q: How should we test for early sepsis? Should we check for positive culture other than blood? A: Yes, Early Bacterial Sepsis is defined as a positive bloo...
Thu, 12 Apr, 2018 at 2:53 PM
Surgery Requiring General Anesthesia
Q: Does an infant who has a hernia repair, circumcision or central line qualify? A: Only procedures that require general anesthesia qualify as surgery. Ple...
Mon, 11 Dec, 2017 at 9:30 AM
Intubated Assisted Ventilation > 4 Hours Continuously (including Nasal SIMV)
Q: We have a lot of infants who are never intubated, but on Nasal CPAP from the get go. It's just pure old-fashioned CPAP, no IMV. Does Nasal CPAP alon...
Mon, 11 Dec, 2017 at 9:31 AM
Identification and Demographics (Items 1-8)
Item 2. Head Circumference at Birth Q: We have difficulty collecting head circumference at birth, what should we enter? A:  If head circumference is no...
Wed, 11 Apr, 2018 at 4:00 PM