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Rural America Has a Maternal Mortality Problem. Midwives Might Help Solve It.

Description
Highlights the role of certified professional midwives in providing access to maternal and newborn care using an example from an Amish area of Tennessee. Discusses differences in state policies and integration with local health systems. Includes a map identifying maternal mortality rates by state.
Author(s)
April Simpson
Date
08/2019
Type
Document
Organization
Pew Charitable Trusts
Tagged as
Access · Anabaptists · Health occupations · Mortality · Prenatal care and obstetrics · Scope of practice · State-by-state data · Women · State-by-state · Tennessee