Date & Time
Tuesday, May 2, 2023, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Name
158 Transforming Jail-Based Prenatal Care
Description

MetroHealth, the medical contractor at the Cuyahoga County Jail, transformed prenatal care in the jail by working with community partners and implementing the first CenteringPregnancy program in a jail setting in the nation. This effort has improved the timeliness of prenatal care, improved maternal health outcomes, and reduced adverse events among the pregnant women in the jail.

Educational Objectives
  • Review the challenges and opportunities around providing prenatal care in a jail setting
  • Summarize the development of a unique prenatal care model using community partners and the on-site medical team
  • Describe the clinical quality improvement process and outcomes for the CenteringPregnancy program

Level: Basic