Treatment for Maternal Morbidity

University of Pittsburgh School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, PA
Maternal Morbidity+1 More Conditions
Any Age
All Sexes

Study Summary

This trial explores how healthcare quality interventions and doula care can affect maternal health by observing participants' experiences with Medicaid policy changes. #maternalhealthcare

Eligible Conditions
  • Severe Maternal Morbidity
  • Maternal Death

Treatment Effectiveness

Phase-Based Effectiveness

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Study Objectives

1 Primary · 4 Secondary · Reporting Duration: Delivery date through one year after delivery

Week 20
Severe maternal morbidity (SMM)
Year 1
Follow up for chronic conditions
Delivery date through one year after delivery
All cause mortality
Year 1
Provision of evidence care in pregnancy and postpartum
Year 3
Medicaid managed care administrator perspectives on policy interventions
Year 2
Assess the changes in effects of the Medicaid healthcare quality interventions on beneficiaries' experiences

Trial Safety

Phase-Based Safety

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Awards & Highlights

No Placebo Group
All patients enrolled in this trial will receive the new treatment.

Trial Design

1 Treatment Group

Standard Care
1 of 1

Active Control

10000000 Total Participants · 1 Treatment Group

Primary Treatment: Treatment · No Placebo Group · N/A

Standard CareNoIntervention Group · 1 Intervention: Standard Care · Intervention Types:

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: delivery date through one year after delivery

Who is running the clinical trial?

University of PittsburghLead Sponsor
1,647 Previous Clinical Trials
6,311,749 Total Patients Enrolled
National Institute of Nursing Research (NINR)NIH
542 Previous Clinical Trials
281,436 Total Patients Enrolled

Eligibility Criteria

Age Any Age · All Participants · 1 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
You are a Medicaid beneficiary who identifies as Black and/or lives in specific areas of Pennsylvania called Health Equity Zones.