Maternal Mortality
Goals
  • Decrease maternal mortality across races, ethnicities, and regions in the Commonwealth by serving as an action arm of the Pennsylvania Maternal Mortality Review Committee (MMRC)
Key Interventions
  • Expanding pre-conception, inter-conception, and postpartum care
  • Providing implicit bias training and assessments
  • Screening for social determinants of health, mental health, and substance misuse, and connecting to appropriate supportive services
  • Offering prenatal group education classes
  • Implementing protocols for reducing delays in diagnosis and effective treatment for hemorrhage and cardiovascular conditions
Resources