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Safe, accessible, risk-appropriate care for all. Let’s work together to make our health care system more transparent. #cesareanrates #maternalsafety

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What can a non-profit do with $5000? A LOT!

Up to $2500 in donations will be matched. Any amount is great! Spread the word and let’s work together to shine a light on #VBAC access in the U.S.
#maternalsafety #maternalhealth #cesareanrates #ptsafety #patientsafety #moms
#cesareanrates are on @voxdotcom’s radar. 
#maternalsafety #maternalhealth
Have you heard about the bipartisan bill that U.S. Senator Heidi Heitkamp introduced? The Rural MOMS Act will:
☑️ Expand rural maternal/OB health research
☑️ Help women in rural areas connect to maternal/OB care
☑️ Improve the rural telehealth
☑️ Build a stronger rural maternal/OB workforce
☑️ Require a GAO report to address rural workforce gaps 
#ruralhealth #ruralOB
#maternalsafety #maternalhealth #publichealth
Too many cesareans have consequences at both the population level and for individuals. Dr. Eric Janiaux presenting this morning at #FIGO2018. 
#accreta #preventaccreta #accretaawareness #EveryWomanMatters #cesareanrates #maternalsafety #maternalhealth
Have you checked out your State Dashboard yet on CesareanRates.org? Is your state on track to meet the national Healthy People 2020 target of 23.9 percent? #cesareanrates #maternalsafety #maternalhealth #moms #babies #childbirth
@nihgov repost:
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Attention moms-to-be! @nichd_nih’s crowdsourcing project, #PregSource, aims to find out more about typical pregnancy. If you’re #pregnant, you can help NIH researchers understand the pregnancy experience and improve future health care for women. Join now! #ThisIsNIH #NICHD #mom #MomToBe #baby #research #PregnancyResearch
World Thrombosis Day (WTD) is a global effort sponsored and organized by the International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis (ISTH) to help increase awareness about thrombosis or life-threatening blood clots, including blood clots in the leg (deep vein thrombosis or DVT) and blood clots in the lung (pulmonary embolism or PE). Go to www.stoptheclot.org to find out how you can support the cause. @stoptheclot #stoptheclot #patientsafety #0X2020 #maternalsafety #maternalhealth #POSTBIRTH #WTDay18
The Maryland Health Care Commission has a campaign called “Wear the Cost” to raise awareness of costs of care. Potentially avoidable complications can add as much as $20,000 to the cost of a routine vaginal birth. These include...
☑️ Extreme bleeding after birth
☑️ High blood pressure
☑️ Infection in the urine
☑️ Infection in breast, nipples
☑️ Clots in leg veins 👩🏽‍💻 www.wearthecost.org. 👚 💰 
#wearthecost #maternalsafety #0X2020 #patientsafety #costsofcare #aabc2018
Powerful #repost from  @merckformothers
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A mother in the U.S. today is less likely to survive pregnancy & childbirth than her mother was in 1990. We must change this. Click the link in our bio to watch the film, then share your story with #EndMaternalMortality
The state data dashboards are live on the site! Phase I of this project is tracking state progress toward collectively meeting the national HP2020 low-risk target for #cesareanrates. Patient Safety Movement Foundation is one of several organizations creating evidence-based solutions for hospital teams and they partnered with us to get the word out. 
#0X2020 #maternalsafety #patientsafety
Via @ancientsong
#Repost @osopepatrisse .
A few months ago I asked @momsrising if I could collect stories from people who had a negative experience with c sections. Over 100 people have shared their stories. We still want you to share. Let’s talk about the impact c sections are having on all of our bodies! 
https://action.momsrising.org/survey/momsrising_csectionchronicles_storycollection/