330.012 Obstetrical Delivery in the Home or Outpatient Facility

330.012

Obstetrical Delivery in the Home or Outpatient Facility: The Texas Medical Association (1) believes that obstetrical deliveries should be performed in properly licensed, accredited, equipped and staffed obstetrical units; (2) believes that obstetrical care should be provided by qualified and licensed personnel who function in an environment conducive to peer review; (3) believes that obstetrical facilities and their staff should recognize the wishes of women and their families within the bounds of sound obstetrical practice; and (4) encourages public education concerning the risks and benefits of various birth alternatives (Res. 307-A-12).

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October 07, 2016