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...
The Obstetrics Podcast: Care during COVID-19: Three OB/GYNs share their stories
Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, medical professionals faced many challenges in the way they provided care. In this episode of The Obstetrics...
The Obstetrics Podcast: What it's like to be a traveling OB/GYN
OBHG offers rewarding travel career options for adventurous, highly skilled OB/GYNs. But what is the work and lifestyle really like? In this episode, Dr....
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 to establish a...
We are thrilled to announce the launch of OBHG’s newly revamped website!
The new obhg.com leverages a user-centric layout to serve as a destination for information for our key audiences – patients, clinicians and hospital leaders....