What is an Obstetric Emergency Department?
An Obstetric Emergency Department (OBED) provides timely and efficient emergency care to pregnant patients presenting with unscheduled medical needs.
While the OBED functions as an extension of a hospital’s main emergency department, it is staffed with experienced OB/GYNs and CNMs 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. These clinicians, called OB hospitalists, are specialists in obstetrics medicine and practice inside the hospital.
Located in a dedicated space separate from the labor and delivery unit, the OBED treats women presenting to the hospital with pregnancy and...
Hospitals continue to depend on OBHG during the pandemic
When the COVID-19 pandemic began, OBHG’s clinical site directors worked very closely with our hospital partners across the country to lead...
OBHG Texas partner creates video about its obstetrics emergency department
OBHG hospital partner Texas Vista Medical Center recently created a video about its obstetrics emergency department (OBED). The video educates the...
The Obstetrics Podcast: When physicians assume leadership roles
What does it take to effectively lead a clinical team, and what is it really like? Renee Lockey, MD discusses how she went from...
Launching an OB/GYN hospitalist career right out of residency
The OB/GYN specialty is characterized by a fast-paced environment and fulfilling work, but it also has a reputation for a grueling lifestyle.
OBHG physician Dr....
Oklahoma hospital creates video about its OB hospitalist program
Norman Regional Health System recently created a video for patients about its OB hospitalist program and OBHG partnership. The video educates patients about the...