Primary care at frontlines after Roe overturn
In this Scientific American article you'll learn about:
- Abortion care must not be limited to abortion clinics and ob-gyn practices. America urgently needs to expand and diversify its abortion care workforce, they say.
- Providers should include family physicians, internists, pediatricians, nurse practitioners and certified midwives. In states where abortion is banned, primary care practices could play a key role.
- Abortion providers tend to be clustered around academic medical centers. The abortion care workforce has a severe lack of racial/ethnic diversity.