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The Georgia Health Report: Maternity Healthcare in rural Georgia

This week on the Georgia Health Report, hosts River Gracey and Andy Miller discuss the maternity healthcare crisis in rural Georgia:

What specific challenges do family doctors in rural areas face when it comes to addressing maternal health crises?

Can you elaborate on the shortage of obstetric care providers in rural America and its impact on maternal health?

How does the closure of maternity units in rural hospitals affect access to maternal care, and what are the implications for expectant mothers?

What policy changes or support are necessary to alleviate the maternal health crisis in Southern rural areas?