Tag Archives: maternity care

Transforming Tragedy Into Effective Maternal Mortality Prevention Efforts

Each year in the United States, 700 women die during pregnancy, delivery, or soon after delivering. Yet research shows that about half of those deaths may be preventable.

June 29, 2017

What Makes Covering Maternity Care Different?

Eliminating the requirement for health insurance plans to cover maternity would place the health of women and children at risk and place financial hardship on families welcoming a new child.

June 29, 2017

The Payment Reform Landscape: For Employers, Keep Pushing Ahead

Because they cover more people than Medicare and Medicaid combined, employers could have a great deal of power over health care system reforms. But they need to use it.

April 21, 2017

The Future Of Essential Health Benefits

The Essential Health Benefits requirement may be on the chopping block as the Administration and Congress seek to repeal and replace the ACA. An understanding of how the EHB rule did and did not change the pre-ACA status quo can help put concerns about EHB into context and inform the path forward.

February 14, 2017