Association of Health Insurance, Geography, and Race and Ethnicity With Disparities in Receipt of Recommended Postpartum Care in the US

Publication Date: October 14th, 2022
Publication Type(s): Peer-reviewed Journal Publications
Topic(s): , , , , ,
Author(s): Interrante JD, Admon LK, Carroll C, Henning-Smith C, Chastain P, and Kozhimannil KB

Little is known about the quality of postpartum care or disparities in the content of postpartum care associated with health insurance, rural or urban residency, and race and ethnicity. This study used data from the Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System and looked at receipt of recommended postpartum care content. The study describes variations across health insurance type, rural or urban residence, and race and ethnicity.

Published in: Jama Health Forum


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