Making it Work: Models of Success in Rural Maternity Care
By University of Minnesota Rural Health Research Center
Added: January 4, 2021
Identifying and describing common factors and best practices of rural clinician programs and hospital-based obstetric units in rural communities is important as rural hospitals continue to close their obstetric units nationwide. The goal of this case series is to describe key factors that underlie three successful models of rural maternity care, and to inform communities, clinicians, and hospitals that wish to keep obstetric services available locally.