H.R.4995: Maternal Health Quality Improvement Act of 2019
A summary is in progress.
The NEWBORN Act would fund a $10 million in an annual grant through HHS to support pilot programs that address infant mortality. Specifically, grants must be awarded to local and tribal health departments in areas with the highest rates of infant mortality to establish pilot programs that address specified issues, including birth defects, premature births, […]
The MOMS Act (S. 116) would establish the Alliance for Innovation on Maternal Health program through HHS and allocate it $5 million annually through FY2024. This program would facilitate the implementation of standardized best-practices to prevent, identify, and appropriately respond to pregnancy-related complications and help reduce maternal mortality. The bill would also create a $40 […]