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(File; Fri Oct 24 09:22:00 CDT 2014)
Description: The National Partnership for Women & Families is dedicated to expanding opportunities for women and improving the well-being of our nation’s families. For more than 40 years, we have worked to promote fairness in the workplace, reproductive health and rights, access to quality, affordable health care, and policies that help women and men meet the dual demands of work and family.
(File; Tue Dec 04 09:59:00 CST 2018)
Description: The National Partnership's comments on the Section 1557 Nondiscrimination in Health Programs and Activities proposed rule.
(File; Tue Dec 04 10:01:00 CST 2018)
(File; Tue Dec 04 09:35:00 CST 2018)
Description: The preliminary national cesarean rate for 2014 is 32.2 percent of all births. This is a slight drop from the national peak of 32.9 percent in 2009.
(File; Tue Dec 04 09:41:00 CST 2018)
Description: This survey was carried out in January-February 2006 in partnership with Lamaze International. It surveyed women who gave birth in U.S. hospitals in 2005. This is the survey instrument.
(File; Tue Dec 04 09:45:00 CST 2018)
Description: This statement outlines a set of basic maternity rights that Childbirth Connection has identified and promotes for all childbearing women. It applies widely accepted human rights to the specific situation of maternity care.
(File; Tue Dec 04 09:44:00 CST 2018)
Description: This fact sheet summarizes ACOG's recommendations that maternity care providers restrict use of many common labor and birth interventions that offer limited or uncertain benefit to low-risk women.
(File; Tue Dec 04 09:34:00 CST 2018)
(File; Mon Dec 03 17:59:00 CST 2018)
Description: Medicaid, the nation’s principal safety net health insurance program, provides critical health care for millions of lower income women, including many older women and women with disabilities.
(File; Fri Oct 24 09:26:00 CDT 2014)
Description: When campaigns end, the hard work of implementing policy begins. At a time when millions of families are facing economic distress, wage and pregnancy discrimination continue, workers are struggling without family friendly policies, women’s access to reproductive health is at risk, and health reform implementation remains under attack, achieving meaningful policy changes that improve life for women and families must be a top priority.