Clinical CareBlack Women Turn to Midwives to Avoid COVID and 'Feel Cared For'
As the COVID-19 pandemic has laid bare healthcare inequities, more Black women are looking to home birth.
Covid-19Agonizing Lag in Coronavirus Research Puts Pregnant Women and Babies at Risk
After months of asserting pregnant women were not at high risk for the coronavirus, the CDC recently released a study...
Clinical CareBorn Into a Pandemic: Virus Complicates Births for Moms and Babies
Across the U.S., COVID-19 is radically altering medical care, not only for vulnerable elders but also for pregnant women and...
Clinical CareTop 10 Patient Safety Concerns for 2020
Missed and delayed diagnoses lead patient safety list developed by the ECRI Institute.
Clinical CareHarvard Medical School Professor Advances Healthcare Innovation
Neel Shah, MD, is exploring frontiers of OB-GYN, value-based care, and medical innovation.
InnovationIntermountain Plans $500M Pediatric 'Model Health System'
The model will expand and improve the Primary Children's Hospital care network for Intermountain West, which now serves children in...
Clinical CareTop 10 HealthLeaders Clinical Care Stories of 2019
Selection criteria for the Top 10 list include whether a story resonated with the HealthLeaders audience.
Clinical CareInsurers Test New Way To Cut Maternity Care Costs: Bundling
A handful of insurers and state Medicaid programs are experimenting with bundled models, sometimes incorporating hospitals and other health providers.
InnovationAHA Awards Health Systems for Innovations That Address Social Determinants of Health
All winning solutions involve maternal health and utilize telehealth, virtual care, or an app.
AMA Abortion Lawsuit Puts Doctors In The Thick Of Debate
AMA President Patrice Harris said the organization had to take a stand because new laws forced the small number of...
Clinical CareSupreme Court Declines To Hear Military Medical Malpractice Case
Justices won?t alter the rule that prevents active-duty military members from suing the government for negligence. The challenge came from...
Clinical CarePregnancy and Heart Disease Guidelines Target Maternal Mortality
Most women who die of cardiovascular disease during pregnancy or the postpartum period were not aware that they had cardiac...