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Access to midwives is about choice and optimal health for all

OUR GOAL

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Our Goal is to increase access to health care for all people, improve maternal child health outcomes, and inform Massachusetts' hospitals and consumers about the need for quality evidence based maternity care with midwives.  

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RESEARCH ARTICLE

Mapping integration of midwives across the United States: Impact on access, equity, and outcomes.


Authors: Saraswathi Vedam, Kathrin Stoll, Marian McDorman, Eugene Declerq, Renee Cramer, Melissa Cheyney, Timothy Fisher, Emma Butt, Y Tony Yang and Holly Powell Kennedy.

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In the News

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Scientific American

The US Needs More Midwives for Better Maternity Care

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ProPublica

A Larger Role for Midwives Could Improve Deficient US Care for Mothers and Babies

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The Washington Post

To Lower Maternal and Infant Mortality Rates, We Need More Midwives

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Gaumard Blog

Why America Needs More Midwives

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Reuters

US States that Have More Midwives Have Better Outcomes

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US News

Should I Call the Midwife?

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