US Senator Dick Durbin paid a visit to Marillac St. Vincent Family Services program, Project Hope, for a meeting organized by our friends and partners at HealthConnect One. This video shows footage from the conversation while also addressing the Preventing Maternal Deaths Act of 2018. New funding could help healthcare providers better understand the underlining causes of the rise in maternal deaths through research. Programs like Project Hope have proven to reduce the rates of maternal deaths, especially among low-income communities and communities of color.
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