For readers interested in the changing US Healthcare Financing and its effects on pregnant women: two resources for you this week. First, the MACPAC (Federal group that reviews the state Medicaid and CHIP access) put out a report to congress in March.
The American College of Nurse Midwives has declared August Midwifery Lobby Month. That means they want all members and supporters to talk to legislators about policies that improve access to midwifery care. One of the national bills they encourage support for is