Rural America Has a Maternal Mortality Problem. Midwives Might Help Solve It.
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.
Pew Charitable Trusts
Access · Anabaptists · Health occupations · Mortality · Prenatal care and obstetrics · Scope of practice · State-by-state data · Women · State-by-state · Tennessee