Hearing: "Improving Maternal Health: Legislation to Advance Prevention Efforts and Access to Care"

Subcommittee on Health (Committee on Energy and Commerce)

Tuesday, September 10, 2019 (10:00 AM - 12:00 PM)

2322 RHOB
Washington, D.C.
This is a legislative hearing.

Witnesses

Ms. Wanda Irving
Mother of Dr. Shalon Irving

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Dr. Patrice Harris M.D.
President, Board of Trustees, American Medical Association

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Dr. Elizabeth Howell M.D., M.P.P.
Director, Blavatnik Family Women's Health Research Institute, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

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Dr. David Nelson M.D.
Chief of Obstetrics, Parkland Health and Hospital System

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Ms. Usha Ranji
Associate Director, Women's Health Policy, Kaiser Family Foundation

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Text of Legislation

  • H.R. 1897, the "Mothers and Offspring Mortality and Morbidity Awareness Act" or "MOMMA's Act" [PDF]
  • H.R. 1551, the "Quality Care for Moms and Babies Act" [PDF]
  • H.R. 2902, the "Maternal Care Access and Reducing Emergencies Act" or the "Maternal CARE Act" [PDF]
  • H.R. 2602, the "Healthy MOMMIES Act" [PDF]

Support Documents

  • Hearing Notice [PDF]
  • Briefing Memo [PDF]

First Published: September 7, 2019 at 02:43 PM
Last Updated: September 9, 2019 at 03:38 PM