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Obstetric Emergencies in Rural Hospitals: Challenges and Opportunities

Description
Describes challenges faced by rural hospitals in offering emergency obstetric care and highlights resources that help rural hospitals respond to obstetric emergencies effectively. Includes a summary of concerns, based on responses to a survey of rural hospitals that do not routinely provide obstetric care.
Author(s)
Mariana Story Tuttle, Mary Gilbertson, Julia D. Interrante, Katy Kozhimannil
Date
09/2020
Type
Document
Organization
University of Minnesota Rural Health Research Center
Tagged as
Children and youth · Hospitals · Maternal health and prenatal care · Specialty care · Women