MCH Innovations Fall 2021 Review

AMCHP is currently accepting submissions to the MCH Innovations Database. Practices are accepted to the database twice a year, during the MCH Innovations Fall and Spring Reviews.  Submissions to the database are assessed along a practice continuum and, if accepted, receive a designation of Cutting-EdgeEmergingPromising, or Best Practice depending on the level of evidence demonstrating a practice’s impact, among other criteria.

Not sure which designation to submit to? Check out our Minimum Criteria Checklist to figure out which designation is right for your practice, or email us at and we are happy to assist. You can find the submission forms for each practice designation in the bar on the right side of this page.

Example Submissions: Check out the example submissions below for reference when completing your submission:

To submit a practice: Email a completed submission form to with the subject line “MCH Innovations Database – Practice Submission” by Monday November 1st, 2021. 

Check out the video below to learn more about our database and the submissions process. Note: Dates given in video do not reflect the Fall 2021 Review timeline. See the table below on this page for current Review dates.

how are practices selected?

Submissions are reviewed by a team of three reviewers who are matched with your practice based on expertise and assess the submission according to criteria related to each respective designation. Reviewers provide applicants with direct feedback on each practice’s strengths and areas for growth and improvement. 

Interested in reviewing for Innovation Hub? Complete this short sign up form and our team will contact you with next steps.

Fall 2021 submission timeline

AMCHP is currently accepting practices for the MCH Innovations Fall 2021 Review. Please see below for key dates of the Fall 2021 Review.

Submission materials posted on websiteWeek of September 6th
Submissions forms due to evidence@amchp.orgMonday November 1st
Reviewers review submissionsWeeks of November 8th, 15th, and 22nd
Reviewers participate in review calls, submitters contacted about clarification if necessaryWeeks of November 29th, December 6th and 13th
Submitters contacted with final decisionEarly January 2022

Submission benefits

Being featured in the MCH Innovations Database allows you to: share successes with peers around the country who may want to replicate your work, receive national recognition for your practice, contribute to building the MCH evidence base, increase your practice’s credibility, receive feedback and suggests from the MCH experts who will be reviewing your work, become eligible for opportunities to have your work replicated, and connect with AMCHP for ongoing technical assistance and support.