Q&A: Heartland Community College Trains Student Nurses In Maternal Mortality Prevention | WGLT

Q&A: Heartland Community College Trains Student Nurses In Maternal Mortality Prevention

May 13, 2019

Maternal mortality rates in the U.S. are the highest among developed nations. The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists report a 26% increase in the maternal mortality rate between 2000 and 20-14.

GLT’s Mary Cullen talks with Jennifer O’Connor, the dean of health sciences at Heartland Community College, about how the college is preparing its nursing students for emergency birthing scenarios.

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