Over 30 community members, care providers and moms attended a session around considerations for supporting birth in small communities led by Dr Kotaska, OBGYN Yellowknife as part of our Building Blocks for Sustainable Rural Maternity Care: The North Island Project. If you missed it, you can watch the session here.
Supporting Normal Birth
Dr. Andrew Kotaska, OBGYN Yellowknife
Presentation in Port Hardy April 23rd, 2018
What are the ethical, medical legal, and pragmatic considerations when supporting birth in small communities? Drawing on his extensive experience with family practice and obstetrics on the North Coast of B.C. and in the Northwest Territories, Dr. Kotaska discusses risk, decision making, consent, and outcomes in low-resource maternity settings.