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NWH Works With NY State ACOG To Reduce Pregnancy, Childbirth Complications

Northern Westchester Hospital collaborates with NY State District of the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG District II) on the Safe Motherhood Initiative (SMI) to help ensure safe and healthy pregnancies and deliveries.
Northern Westchester Hospital collaborates with NY State District of the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG District II) on the Safe Motherhood Initiative (SMI) to help ensure safe and healthy pregnancies and deliveries. Photo Credit: NWH blog

MOUNT KISCO, N.Y. -- To save the lives of women faced with severe complications related to childbirth and pregnancy, Northern Westchester Hospital has announced its collaboration with the New York State District of the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG District II) on the Safe Motherhood Initiative (SMI).

SMI focuses on implementing standard approaches for handling New York’s three leading causes of maternal death: severe bleeding, blood clots and severe hypertension in pregnancy. 

To read more details about Northern Westchester Hospital's collaboration with ACOG District II, click here.