10/28/21

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...

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09/14/21

OBHG publishes "Future of Obstetrics: Industry Survey Report"

Earlier this year, OBHG conducted a survey to gain a deeper understanding of the perceptions, trends and shifting priorities among OB...

05/18/21

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...

03/29/21

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....

05/19/20

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...

05/18/20

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 since the virus...

04/27/20

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...

01/11/20

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....

01/06/20

Latest OBHG partnership: Emanuel Medical Center

Please help us welcome our latest partner, Emanuel Medical Center in Turlock, CA! They kicked off a full-time, Type A obstetric emergency department in...

01/02/20

Latest OBHG partnership: EvergreenHealth Medical Center

Please help us welcome our newest partner, EvergreenHealth Medical Center in Kirkland, WA! We began with part-time OB hospitalist coverage in December and will...

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