Why is the US maternal mortality rate higher than that of other developed nations?

In the U.S., 700 pregnancy-related deaths occur each year. Two-thirds of these deaths are considered to be preventable.

The maternal mortality rate in the U.S. is higher than that of any other developed countries.

In the U.S., 700 pregnancy-related deaths occur each year. Two-thirds of these deaths are considered to be preventable.

The CEO of Ruth Health, Alison Greenberg, appeared on KPRC 2+ to discuss this topic in depth. For Greenberg’s insights, watch the full interview in the video player at the top of the page.

Ruth Health is a perinatal telehealth hub and comprehensive care platform for women.

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