Nurse midwives, nurses, and physicians at this facility have lowered rates of medical interventions while giving patients greater say.
This facility has lowered rates of medical interventions while giving patients a greater say.
Alice E. Proujansky is a photojournalist based in New York City. The interviews and photographs for this piece took place between June and December 2009. Her photo-essay, "A Dominican Maternity Ward," appeared in AJN's December 2008 issue. For more of her work, visit www.aliceproujansky.com. Contact author: firstname.lastname@example.org.