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The Impact of COVID-19 on Pregnant Women and Children: Recommendations for Health Promotion

Witt, W. P., Harlaar, N., Palmer, A.

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Summary Report/Recommendations

Policy Change/ Development
Healthcare Access and Quality
Social and Community Context
Tools Included
Outside U.S.

Mitigation and Prevention

This report offers recommendations for the care of pregnant women and children following the COVID-19 pandemic. It analyzes health impacts on pregnant women and young children, including those related to health care and childcare, using a socioecological approach. Recommendations include expanding reimbursement and telemedicine access, making childcare accessible and affordable, and integrating equity considerations into data collection and research.

Resource Details

Outcomes of Interest

Reduction of Health Disparities

Priority Population(s)

Pregnant Women/Pregnant Persons

Setting(s) of Implementation

Clinical, Community

Geographic Area of Implementation

Implementation Period