«Compared with other wealthy countries, the U.S. lags when it comes to maternal health outcomes. Maternal mortality rates have generally worsened since 1987, reaching 23.8 deaths per 100,000 live births in 2020. The mortality rate for Black women was nearly three times higher than the rate for white women.»
«Melissa Hanna, CEO and cofounder of maternal health startup Mahmee, sat down with MobiHealthNews to discuss how their platform aims to improve pregnancy and postpartum care, the company’s recent $9.2 million Series A raise and the growing digital maternal health landscape. This interview was edited for clarity and length.»
Article written by Emily Olsen.
Photo courtesy of Mahmee
Mobi Health News