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...
Clinical CareWill Ties To A Catholic Hospital System Tie Doctors' Hands?
Dignity Health, like other Catholic chains, is bound by ethical and religious directives from the United States Conference of Catholic...
Clinical Care2 Ways 'Team Birth Project' Works to Decrease Maternal Mortality
A new collaborative approach is designed to improve birth outcomes, decrease cesarean section procedures, and increase patient engagement.
Clinical CareIntegrated Family Care Improves Outcomes, Generates ROI
The new care model recognizes that family dynamics impact health and cost of care.
Clinical CareNeonatology Leader Shares Specialty Trends, Maternal Mortality Prevention
Focal points in neonatology include better communication with families and sepsis screening.
Clinical CareFollow New Recommendations to Treat Perinatal Depression
Two forms of psychological therapy have been found effective in reducing perinatal depression.
FinanceThis Time When My Water Breaks, Take Me To A Hospital Without Surprise Bills
Researchers sought to determine how pregnant women who dealt with surprise medical bills from their first delivery approached decisions about...
Washington AG Announces Intent to Sue Over Title X Rule
Washington state attorney general Bob Ferguson said he will be seeking a temporary injunction to prevent the rule from taking...