Proactive prevention of maternal death from maternal hemorrhage.
Approach to Improving SafetyResource TypeSetting of CareTarget AudienceError TypesOrigin/Sponsor
The reduction of postpartum hemorrhage and the overall improvement of maternal safety is a patient safety goal in the United States. This article discusses the importance of standard practice bundles as a strategy to reduce its occurrence. Recommended practices are included that center on readiness, recognition, response, and reporting/systems learning.