Maternal Child Health

This page serves as a valuable resource for accessing data and reports related to maternal and child health, offering insights into the well-being, health outcomes, and care received by mothers and children in South Dakota.

Maternal and child health is a vital component of public health, as it encompasses the health and well-being of women during pregnancy, childbirth and the early years of their children. Understanding the trends, disparities, and factors influencing maternal and child health is essential for promoting positive outcomes and addressing health challenges.

Pregnancy Risk Assessment

Infant Mortality

Maternal Mortality

Mortality Prevention Webinars

Navigating Risk and Protective Factors - At-Risk infants, Children, and Pregnancy Associated Deaths in South Dakota. Dr. Kari Oyen PhD, LP, NCSP, is the Program Director and Associate Professor of School Psychology at the University of South Dakota.