The VPS Difference
The largest international data warehouse for critically ill children.
20 years of experience in data management for pediatric ICU patients.
Standardizing clinical data definitions consistent with definitions from the Society of Thoracic Surgeons, American Heart Association, Society of Critical Care Medicine, and American College of Cardiology.
Cardiac surgery data consistent with the Society of Thoracic Surgeons specifications.
Only pediatric ICU database using validated severity of illness scores (e.g., PIM-2, PRISM-3, PICSIM and STS-EACTS).
Extreme granularity for ICU specific data (e.g., mechanical ventilation, reintubation, cardiac arrest, ICU procedures and complications, patient diagnoses, neurological outcomes, etc.).
High Quality Data with extensive quality validation (Inter-rater reliability >95%).
Web based database with instant access to data from your own institution.
Quarterly high-fidelity reports comparing data from your institution to institutions of comparable size.
Over 125 scientific publications in high-impact peer reviewed journals.
Co-owned by Children's Hospital Association (formerly NACHRI) that allows data sharing with other databases (e.g., Pediatric Health Information Systems) owned and operated by the organization.
First Pediatric ICU only database established by pioneers in pediatric critical care medicine.
Industry leading expert customer support.