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National Voluntary Consensus Standards for Perinatal Care 2008 

Date of Publication:
MAY 2009
Associated Project:
Perinatal Care 2008
The report details 17 consensus standards that address care received during the last trimester of pregnancy through hospital discharge for both mother and newborn. The consensus standards address care provided by both individual clinicians (i.e., physicians and midwives) and facilities, including both hospitals and freestanding birthing centers.