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Maternal Mortality: Trends in Pregnancy-Related Deaths and Federal Efforts to Reduce Them

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Examines trends in pregnancy-related deaths between 2007 and 2016, Analyzes data by cause of death, racial and ethnic groups, and age. Appendix III lists ongoing Department of Health and Human Services funding opportunities to address maternal mortality, including the Rural Maternity and Obstetrics Management Strategies (RMOMS) Program. Appendix V provides an overview of efforts to reduce maternal mortality in California, Georgia, Illinois, Maryland, and Texas.
Date
03/2020
Type
Document
Organization
Government Accountability Office
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Health disparities · Maternal health and prenatal care · Mortality · Policy · Racial and ethnic groups · Statistics and data · Women · California · Georgia · Illinois · Maryland · Texas