Preventing Non-Medically Related Early Elective Deliveries

“MBGH received a grant from the National Business Coalition on Health (NBCH) and the United Health Foundation to conduct a summit of health care stakeholders and develop a community action plan to reduce the high number of inductions and C-sections performed in Illinois prior to 39 weeks of gestation. 

The coalition is working with Quality Quest for Health, the State of Illinois, to bring together representatives of employers, consumers, the Perinatal System Directors, health plans, physician and hospital groups to address clinical, education, payment, data and policy issues.”

April 2011 Press Release

Additional interested stakeholders should contact Larry Boress, President & CEO