Pregnant woman using laptop

As Covid wanes, lawmakers are considering permanent expansion of pandemic era reimbursement codes; and health systems face competition from new care models taking on capitated risk. Questions of health equity continue to dominate the healthcare industry, and experts push for Medicaid expansion to reduce disparity.  

4/30, Center for American Progress: States’ Essential Health Benefits Coverage Could Advance Maternal Health Equity

4/29, The Atlantic: Closing the Health Equity Gap

4/29, BBC News: Miscarriage rates over 40% higher in black women, study suggests

4/27, Cost of Care (podcast): Redesigning Maternity Care With Technology

4/26, NPR: As Pregnancy Deaths Rise in the US, Experts Say Expanding Medicaid is Key 

4/26, HIT Consultant: 4 Ways Health Systems Need To Reinvent Themselves to Compete

4/16, Health Affairs: Respectful Maternity Care: Shifting Medical Education And Practice Toward An Anti-Racist Framework

Consumer Corner

4/22, Byrdie: Understanding the Connection Between IUDs and Acne

 

Download Babyscripts Brochure

Submit a comment

You may also like

6/12/20 The State of Maternity Care and Digital Health Tech
6/12/20 The State of Maternity Care and Digital Health Tech
12 June, 2020

The recent protests for racial justice and equality have put a much needed spotlight on the inequities that exist in our...

10/2/2020 The State of Maternity Care and Digital Health Tech
10/2/2020 The State of Maternity Care and Digital Health Tech
2 October, 2020

In this week's news, new policies from the FDA mark strides toward a more comprehensive approach to digital health techn...

On the Hill: What Maternal Health Can Expect from a New Administration
On the Hill: What Maternal Health Can Expect from a New Administration
3 February, 2021

The 116th Congress closed in January on a disappointing note for maternal health advocacy. Two maternal health bills tha...