Advancing maternal health care

Between fertility struggles, an increasing maternal mortality rate, and a lack of postpartum mental health support, it can be challenging to start a family in the United States today. And as fewer households fall under the traditional definition of family today, the need for health care tailored to the individual is evident.

It’s why we are tackling family benefits and planning head-on through innovative collaborations, inclusive solutions and thought-provoking conversations.

  • Innovative collaborations

    Devoted to bringing new ideas to life to improve health outcomes, the Point32Health clinical innovation team uses real-world data to understand how emerging solutions can benefit members. Learn about Point32Health’s latest collaborations in the maternal health space.

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  • Inclusive solutions

    To complement eligible members’ traditional health plan benefits, Point32Health company Harvard Pilgrim Health Care is offering services focused on family-centered care. These resources will help to address the unmet needs of women’s health and family planning and growth, among other areas.

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  • Thought-provoking conversations

    Dr. L’Tricia Chery, MD, is a medical director in clinical reviews for Point32Health and a board-certified obstetrician and gynecologist. Hear from her as she discusses the state of maternal health, including how we, as an organization, are working to improve maternal health disparities.

    Meet Dr. Chery

More conversations on maternal health

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Understanding postpartum mood & anxiety disorders

Understand the difference in postpartum and perinatal mood and anxiety disorders and know when to seek support.


Mothers prepare children for their future health

Family health history can offer guidance in knowing what screenings and tests should be individually prioritized.


How New England is taking action for maternal health

From doula support to postpartum coverage, new strategies aim to improve maternal health.

Learn how our family of companies—Harvard Pilgrim Health Care and Tufts Health Plan—are improving maternal health care access through innovative solutions and initiatives:

And for providers with Tufts Health Plan Public Plan patients, learn more here.