Black Maternal Health: Getting at the Root Causes of Inequity
Dr. Rachel Hardeman, Associate Professor and Blue Cross Endowed Professor of Health and Racial Equity, Division of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota
Health Recommendations of House Select Committee on Racial Justice
H. F. 660, A bill for an act relating to health; establishing the Dignity in Pregnancy and Childbirth Act; requiring continuing education on anti-racism training and implicit bias; expanding the maternal death studies conducted by the commissioner of health to include maternal morbidity; appropriating money; amending Minnesota Statutes 2020, section 145.901; proposing coding for new law in Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144.
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by Tuesday, 2/9 at 3 pm if they would like to testify on the bill. Testimony will be limited to two minutes.
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