Hearing on "Improving Maternal Health: Legislation to Advance Prevention Efforts and Access to Care"
The Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Energy and Commerce held a legislative hearing on Tuesday, September 10, 2019, at 10:00 a.m. in the John D. Dingell Room, 2123 of the Rayburn House Office Building. The hearing is entitled, "Improving Maternal Health: Legislation to Advance Prevention Efforts and Access to Care."
Memorandum from Chairman Pallone to the Subcommittee on Health
Opening Statement of Chairman Pallone as prepared for delivery
Opening Statement of Subcommittee Chairwoman Eshoo as prepared for delivery
H.R. 1897, the "Mothers and Offspring Mortality and Morbidity Awareness Act"
H.R. 1551, the "Quality Care for Moms and Babies Act"
H.R. 2902, the "Maternal Care Access and Reducing Emergencies Act"
H.R. 2602, the "Healthy MOMMIES Act"
Mother of Dr. Shalon Irving
Patrice Harris, M.D.
Board of Trustees
American Medical Association
Elizabeth Howell, M.D., M.P.P.
Blavatnik Family Women's Health Research Institute
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
David Nelson, M.D.
Chief of Obstetrics
Parkland Health and Hospital System
Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Associate Director, Women's Health Policy
Kaiser Family Foundation