SUBSTANCE AFFECTED PREGNANCIES INITIATIVE (SAPI)

Email akpqc@alaska.gov for more information about SAPI.

The Alaska Perinatal Quality Collaborative launched the Substance Affected Pregnancies Initiative (SAPI) in September 2021 with seven participating hospitals. SAPI engages hospitals in collaborative quality improvement following the Institute for Healthcare Improvement’s Breakthrough Series model. SAPI facilities are implementing best practices in the care of pregnant people with substance use disorder and newborns exposed to substances following the below diagram and change package.

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