Instances of IHS Labor and Delivery Care Not Following National Clinical Guidelines or Best Practices
Evaluates the labor and delivery practices of Indian Health Service (IHS) hospitals and highlights instances when they deviate from national clinical guidelines. Discusses the negative patient outcomes from deviating from national guidelines and makes recommendations regarding site visits and training.
Office of Inspector General (HHS)
American Indian or Alaska Native · Hospitals · Maternal health and prenatal care · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention · Women