Reducing Maternal Deaths

By The Preeclampsia Foundation, Special for  USDR

The American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) and the Preeclampsia Foundation announce their endorsement of bipartisan legislation introduced today that will strengthen state efforts to prevent maternal deaths by addressing the devastating and costly health consequences that threaten the lives of moms and babies across the  country.

The Preventing Maternal Deaths Act of 2017 was introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives by Representatives Jaime Herrera Beutler (R-WA), John Conyers, Jr. (D-MI), Ryan Costello (R-PA), and Diana DeGette  (D-CO).