Addressing cultural bias in labor & delivery
Cultural diversity is one of this country's defining characteristics. And yet, cultural bias and discrimination in health care is an unfortunate reality. Patients often feel underrepresented when it comes to their own care or the care of their family members.
Clinicians and health care professionals need to understand the mindset that contributes to bias in care and what can be done to curb instances of discrimination. Dr. Alissa Erogbogbo, Medical Director of Operations with Ob Hospitalist Group, has witnessed these issues firsthand in her career...
The Obstetrics Podcast: Bedside manner in the age of COVID-19
Meeting a patient for the first time while a physician is behind a mask or other PPE isn’t the ideal way...
OBHG COVID-19 patient encounters continue to increase
Exactly three weeks ago, we provided an update on the number of COVID-19-positive patients OBHG physicians and midwives have cared for...
Hospital obstetrics trends on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic
Yesterday, we provided an update on the demographics of the COVID-19 patients OBHG clinicians have cared for across our network of hospital partners.
Today, we wanted...
Hospital obstetrics on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic: Patient visits
Even before COVID-19 became a pandemic, OBHG began taking proactive measures to prepare our clinical teams and hospital partners. As the pandemic has continued...