OHA Members Receive Federal Grants to Address Maternal, Infant Health Disparities

Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, the Research Institute of Nationwide Children’s Hospital and Lucas County are receiving funds from the $20 million in grants announced last week by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to improve maternal and infant health and implement the White House Blueprint for Addressing the Maternal Health Crisis

Funding aims to help reduce disparities in maternal and birth outcomes, expand and diversify the workforce caring for pregnant and postpartum individuals, increase access to obstetrics care in rural communities, and support states in tackling inequities in maternal and infant health. Read the full HHS announcement here.