In the news, concerning statistics around infant mortality are released in conjunction with a troubling report on the future of physician education. The White House aims to address maternity care deserts with subsidies for small rural hospitals even as maternity wards shutter across the country, while a Dutch model offers a non-clinical example for postpartum support.
10/28, TechCrunch: The urgent call for innovation and investment in maternal health
10/27, Health Affairs: Five Steps To A Maternity Value-Based Payment Demonstration That Advances Racial Equity
10/24, Becker's Hospital Review: 65 hospitals closing departments or ending services