Composition | Charter Members | Membership Categories | How to Apply
CompositionPerinatal Quality Collaborative members include our Charter members, hospital members, and individual members. Membership fees contribute to high value quality improvement effortrs that benefit Florida's mothers and infants.
Annual Membership Categories1
Membership fees are annual. Fees for general membership in the FPQC are payments from the start date of payment received.
All members will receive regular communications from the FPQC, such as newsletters, meeting notices, opportunities for continuing education, and updates on quality improvement initiatives. Additional benefits include:
- Advance access to new quality improvement initiatives and educational programs
- Technical assistance on quality improvement efforts
- Acknowledgement on the FPQC website (coming soon).
How to Apply to Be a MemberOnly online applications are accepted. Membership fees may be paid by credit card (Visa, MasterCard and American Express only). Fees are submitted through the USF Foundation's website.
To apply online, please visit:
- Please indicate which type of membership you want.
- The question about Subcommittees is optional3.
- Please include your full name and email address so that the FPQC can provide you with all the important deliverables that come with membership.
1Membership Categories Benefits: The FPQC Leadership Staff and Team continue to analyze and develop the value added differences and appropriate price points for each type of general membership category based on our stakeholders' input.
2Hospitals/Corporate Note: Hospitals/Corporate Membership in the Florida Perinatal Quality Collaborative (FPQC) at the USF Chiles Center within the USF College of Public Health is not related in any way to the provision of medical services but provides charitable support for health care quality improvements through education and collaboration in learning activities. In particular, corporate membership and support of the FPQC does not relate in any way to any medical or other health-related services provided by any party, any affiliation or other services agreement between any parties or the referral of patients (if any) between a corporate member and the USF Morsani College of Medicine. By becoming a corporate member, you will receive advance notice of educational programs for your health care professional staff as well as routine communications regarding FPQC leadership opportunities, continuing professional education activities and updates on perinatal quality improvement initiatives. Donations are used solely to provide educational programs and opportunities for health professional staff including training scholarships and are not used in support of any USF Health clinical facilities, salary or benefits for any USF employed or contracted medical professionals. The USF Foundation is a not for profit, tax exempt, direct-support organization of the University of South Florida.
3Subcommittees Note: We are in the process of changing and updating the information we collect on the membership form.