This webcast features Nicole Truhe, Senior Director of Medicaid Policy at UnitedHealthcare Community & State, in conversation with Elizabeth Simmons, Founder and CEO of The Doula Network. They discuss the important role doulas play in advancing birthing equity and why community-based, culturally appropriate doula care increases healthy birth outcomes.
- Doulas as fully recognized and valued members of a birthing individual’s care team
- The mission to increase insurance-covered doula services
- How to successfully match a doula with a pregnant individual
- UnitedHealthcare’s work with The Doula Network
Watch the video of Supporting Doula Care for Healthy Birth Outcomes: A Conversation with The Doula Network for this engaging and powerful conversation.