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A physician specializing din the care of women during pregnancy, labor, birth, and the postpartum period
The control that a person has over their healthcare and the healthcare of their family members is called
The physician who recommended instilling 2% silver nitrate into the eyes of newborns to prevent blindness caused by Gonorrhea
The first physician who discovered a relationship between the incidence of puerperal fever and and student doctors who came from cadaver labs
The chemist who confirmed that puerperal fever was caused by a bacteria from improper handwashing
The current amount of time alloted by insurance for a patient who has an uncomplicated vaginal birth
A written instrument of communication among staff members that focuses on individualized patient care
Nursing care plan
A series of steps describing the systematic problem-solving approach to identify, prevent, or treat actual or potential health problems
Collaborative guidelines that define multidiscplinary care in terms of outcomes with a timeline
Purposeful, goal-directed thinking based on scientific evidence rather than assumption or memorization
The report that identifies objectives designed to use the vast knowledge and techonology of health care that was developed in the twentieth century to improve the health and quality of life of Americans in the tewnty-first century
Healthy People 2020
Maximum amount of time that a patient who has an uncomplicated cesarean section birth may stay in the hospital by the standards of cost-containment
96 hours/4 days
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