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NRP updates in Indicators Version 1.1

The Commission for the Accreditation of Birth Centers (CABC) has published Version 1.1 of the CABC Indicators and revised several indicators related to the resuscitation of newborns in CABC-accredited birth centers. These changes were prompted both by evidence-based updates in the Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP)(http://www2.aap.org/NRP/7thedinfo.html) and by the CABC’s need to address inconsistent regulations and restrictions across…

CABC endorses Obstetric Care Consensus: Levels of Maternal Care

The Commission for the Accreditation of Birth Centers is pleased to endorse Obstetric Care Consensus: Levels of Maternal Care, published today by The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists and the Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine. This landmark document recognizes and includes the birth center in triage and transfer within the maternity health care system. The…