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Focusing on the 'Fourth Trimester': UPMC Increases Emphasis on Postpartum Health

Source
The Beaver County Times
Date
Jan 27, 2020
Summary
Healthcare professionals from the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center are addressing maternal morbidity by focusing on mothers' health in their "fourth trimester," the end of the pregnancy through the first year. Describes that there is a higher risk for maternal health issues in rural areas and explains how communities can help.
Tagged as
Health disparities · Hospitals · Mortality · Prenatal care and obstetrics · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention · Women · Pennsylvania