Perinatal Care (PC) Core Measures: Updates for Fall, 2021

Chris Walas, RN, MSN
Associate Project Director, Department of Quality Measurement
The Joint Commission

Participants will be able to verbalize changes and updates to Joint Commission Maternal core measures, PC-02 and PC-06 standards, reporting and documentation.


  • Discuss the Perinatal Care (PC) measures updates
  • Review PC measure reporting requirements
  • Describe the Perinatal Care (PC) measures, key data elements and recent revisions to the measures
  • Identify some of the resources available for improving perinatal care

1.5 Contact Hour

“The Joint Commission Disclaimer: This presentation is current as of August 31, 2021. The Joint Commission reserves the right to change the content of the information as appropriate.”