Natchez will be one of 40 participants in Square Roots’ BIRTH 40: The Coalition of Cities Improving Birth, a four-year, $4.15 million commitment intended to improve services to pregnant women across the United States.
Month: June 2016
New Research Initiative to Provide Expecting Mothers Vital Information on Pregnancy Care Options
A new research project at Ariadne Labs supported by Square Roots, a mission-driven company focused on defining and empowering healthy birth, will educate women on quality of care options by providing them with facility-level cesarean section rates. “C-section rates have surged 500 percent in just one generation. A hospital’s C-section rate is an important indicator […]
Square Roots White Paper : The Critical Condition of Maternal Health in America
Simply put, the state of birth in America is dire, and our nation’s mothers deserve better. We need more collaboration across sectors. We need smarter investments in technology to advance access to care. We need better information dissemination to inform the choices of mothers. We need better assessments to adequately measure the quality of care […]
Square Roots Launches “BIRTH 40™”, the Coalition of Cities Improving Birth in the United States
BIRTH 40™ member cities will receive access to Square Roots BIRTH™ platform, custom birth plan system, leading research, and cross-city collaboration. Announcement is part of a four-year, $4.15 million Commitment to Action made at CGI America. Commitment includes the publication of a national blueprint and regional summits to encourage sharing of best practices and inform […]