Tiffany Green, PhD, of the UW Ob-Gyn Division of Reproductive and Population Health, joined WORT Community Radio in Madison to offer insight on the Black Maternal Health Momnibus Act of 2021, including the Perinatal Workforce Act introduced by Wisconsin Senator Tammy Baldwin and Congresswoman Gwen Moore.
In the interview, Green offers additional perspective on the Perinatal Workforce Act, including crucial points about workforce retention, how maternal health care deserts can affect health outcomes, and ways civil rights laws could be leveraged to protect Black patients from discrimination. Listen to the whole interview on WORT here.
Green is also scheduled to appear on Wisconsin Public Radio’s Central Time at 3pm on Friday, February 12 to discuss the legislation. You can find her interview here!