Creating Value in Childbirth

Costs of Care Creating Value Challenge In 2007, the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) proposed a framework for optimizing health system performance known as the “triple aim”. The three [...]


When Labor Does Not Lead To Birth -4

As a home birth midwife who has also spent many hours on the labor and delivery floor as a hospital midwife, I pride myself in my ability to fully trust birth. I have experienced two unassisted [...]