The Inova OB/GYN Clinic at Loudoun Hospital is celebrating 10 years of providing prenatal care and delivery services to low-income and uninsured women in Loudoun County.
Through a partnership with Inova Loudoun Hospital, the Loudoun County Health Department and HealthWorks of Northern Virginia, theunit was created in 2008 to improve birth outcomes, decrease NICU stays and ensure all women had access to prenatal care.
“One of our goals is healthy women having healthy babies. In 2008, we had a long discussion on how do we make this better and Inova stepped up to the plate. We’ve had an agreement for the past 10 years and it’s been wonderful seeing this relationship evolve over the last 10 years,” Loudoun County Health Department Dr. David Goodfriend stated.
OB/GYN Hospitalists of Loudoun provide expectant mothers comprehensive outpatient obstetrical services, prenatal care, diabetes management, case management, non-stress testing and nutritional counseling to all qualified patients.Since the program started in 2008,OB/GYN hospitalists have delivered approximately 6,000 babies at The Birthing Inn.