admin News June 30, 2019

KCUR 89.3 FM Central Standard, with host Gina Kauffman

Monday, June 24, 2019: Missouri ranks 42nd in the United States for maternal outcomes, with a number of pregnancy or childbirth related deaths per capita among the worst in the nation, according to a recent article by Andy Marso in the Kansas City Star. Today’s guests say that’s an indicator of poor health in the state overall.

  • Tracy Russell, executive director, Mother & Child Health Coalition
  • Beth Simpson, MD pediatrician, Children’s Mercy Hospital
  • Keri Ingle, Missouri State representative

LISTEN to the 49 minute interview