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Ascension Maternal Health Report

1 in 50 babies in the U.S. are born at an Ascension care site.

Ascension delivers approximately two percent of the 3.6 million babies born in the U.S. each year. We recognize the tremendous privilege and responsibility that comes with caring for the mothers and babies who come to us for compassionate care.

Ascension remains dedicated to improving maternal health beyond clinical outcomes, with significant efforts focused on addressing social determinants of health, community engagement and enhancing access to care.

Maternal Health Report 2024 Cover Page



Read the 1 in 50: Ascension Maternal Health Report to learn more about Ascension’s maternal health initiatives.