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Welcome to BORN

BORN is Ontario’s pregnancy, birth and childhood registry and network. By collecting, interpreting, sharing and rigorously protecting critical data about each birth in the province, BORN makes a positive and lasting contribution to the health of mothers, newborns, children and the citizens of Ontario.

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Does the Dashboard Make a Difference?

18 December 2017

The Dashboard is an online tool to support uptake of evidence-based clinical practices on a large scale; near real-time information about clinical practice and outcomes is provided to all maternal-newborn hospitals in Ontario on an ongoing basis. But does the Dashboard actually make a difference in the care provided?

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1 Million Babies in the BORN Information System

28 April 2017

On April 25th 2017, the millionth baby was entered into the BORN Information System! Happily, this amazing milestone coincided with our BORN 2017 Conference in Toronto. We were able to celebrate with many of friends and partners.

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OMama - Now Available in French

23 June 2016

Bilingual website and app offer trusted information on pregnancy, birth, and early parenting

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15 January 2016

New app offers mobile tools and health info for healthy pregnancy and parenting

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