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Patient Engagement

Massachusetts Looks to Doula Support Services to Improve Maternal Care and Birth Outcomes

Doula support, which seeks to help individuals and families during pregnancy and childbirth, is gaining new traction in Massachusetts as one way to help address racial inequities in pregnancy care and birth outcomes, invest in community-based care and meet the cost control and value improvement goals of accountable care organizations (ACO). The state‚Äôs Medicaid program, […]


Susan Carr Susan Carr is a medical editor and writer specializing in patient safety and engagement. In addition to curating the EngagingPatients blog, she produces publications for the Betsy Lehman Center in Boston and the Society to Improve Diagnosis in Medicine. Susan lives and works in Lunenburg, Massachusetts.

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