Maternal Mortality in the United States
Provides an overview of maternal mortality in the United States. Discusses the increase in maternal mortality rates and factors that contribute to maternal deaths. Includes information specific to rural maternal mortality. Identifies policy solutions, including state maternal mortality review committees, and highlights efforts in California and North Carolina to address maternal mortality.
Tara O'Neill Hayes, Carly McNeil
American Action Forum
Access · Health disparities · Mortality · Policy · Prenatal care and obstetrics · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data · Women · California · North Carolina