Maternal Health Awareness Day is January 23
Did you know that approximately 60% of maternal deaths are preventable?
The American College of Obstetricians & Gynecologists (ACOG) highlights Maternal Health Awareness day on January 23 to build awareness around the urgency of our country’s maternal mortality crisis and how we all can work together to reverse its course.
The theme for 2022 is “Adding Up to Maternal Health.” The community is invited to spotlight the crisis and share clinical approaches, policy solutions, and partnerships that can contribute to improved maternal health across the United...
ACOG and The Joint Commission address maternal mortality and morbidity through new Maternal Levels of Care Verification program
The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) and The Joint Commission recently announced a new collaborative initiative, the Maternal Levels...
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...
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...
Seeking career stability? Now is a good time to transition
Has living through a pandemic changed your outlook and priorities?
Most of us are more determined than ever to make the most of each day,...