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Through a partnership with the Texas Department of State Health Services, THA is working with 219 hospitals across the state to reduce preventable mortality and morbidity.

Hospitals participating in TexasAIM have made great progress in the program and are encouraged to join the virtual 2020 TexasAIM Summit, Dec. 7 - 9. Hospital executives will have the opportunity to learn more about the state's progress and priorities related to maternal health and safety. Direct care staff will highlight successes in implementing the Obstetric Hemorrhage Bundle and kick off the Severe Hypertension in Pregnancy Bundle. See below for additional details.  

Hospitals participating in TexasAIM are encouraged to  subscribe to receive DSHS' biweekly TexasAIM OB Care & COVID-19 newsletter. The newsletter provides quick summary updates on case counts, literature reviews and new resources. Please contact the DSHS TexasAIM team with questions. 

Enroll in TexasAIM

It’s not too late to join TexasAIM to reduce maternal mortality and morbidity among Texas women. Join the more than 219 birthing hospitals in this important work. Click here to complete the enrollment form.

Contact

Carrie Kroll, vice president, advocacy, quality and public health, 512/465-1043

Karen Kendrick, RN, vice president, clinical initiatives, 512/465-1091

Join the 2020 TexasAIM Summit

Texas hospitals participating in the TexasAIM program are encouraged to attend the virtual 2020 TexasAIM Summit, Dec. 7 – 9. The event is open to hospital executives, direct care staff who implement the AIM bundles as well as key stakeholders. Continuing education credit will be available. Stay tuned for additional information on speakers.

Leadership Meeting

Monday, Dec. 7
Noon – 1:35 p.m. CT

Hospital executives will have an opportunity to learn about the state’s progress and priorities related to maternal health and safety.
Agenda
Register here

Two-Day Summit

Dec. 8 – 9
8 a.m. – 12:45 p.m. CT

TexasAIM Plus and Basic improvement teams and stakeholders are encouraged to join the two-day summit to highlight successes in implementing the Obstetric Hemorrhage Bundle and kick off work on the Severe Hypertension in Pregnancy Bundle.
Agenda
Register here

Continuing education credit will be available. Stay tuned for additional information on speakers. Learn more from DSHS’ TexasAIM Web page.

TexasAIM's Focus

The TexasAIM program is focused on:

  1. Reducing obstetric hemorrhage.
  2. Improving obstetric care for women with opioid use disorder.
  3. Reducing severe hypertension in pregnancy.

Texas hospitals choose the level of participation appropriate for them:

  • TexasAIM Basic: Hospitals have access to educational events, tools, basic technical assistance and support as well as a data portal to track progress.
    *Hospitals may join TexasAIM Basic at any time

  • TexasAIM Plus: In addition to the benefits associated with TexasAIM Basic, hospitals have access to individualized technical assistance, facilitated learning, sharing, networking, rapid access to resources and guided support from experts in maternal safety and in quality improvement.

Through its clinical initiatives program, THA is providing education, coaching and resources to support hospitals in implementing the TexasAIM care guidelines and measuring progress towards achieving the goal of reducing preventable maternal mortality and morbidity.

Educational Videos

TexasAIM: Impacting Patient Lives | A collaboration between THA and the Texas Department of State Health Services
Hospital leaders across the state discuss the positive impact that TexasAIM participation has had on their patients and communities.

TexasAIM: Texas Hospitals Join Forces to Fight Against Maternal Mortality | A collaboration between THA and the Texas Department of State Health Services
Texas hospitals discuss how they’re implementing best practices to understand maternal mortality data, initiate collaboration, standardize processes, empower providers, and save lives.