Views Archive of: Mission
Is It Worth It? The Burning Question for All Those Who Labor and Toil to Change the Healthcare System. The Women We Help Every Day Hold the Answer.
If you’ve worked in healthcare for any significant amount of time, you’ve asked yourself a very fair question. Is it worth it? Is it worth the headaches, the long hours, the constant challenges you must overcome. At Wildflower Health, we believe there's an easy answer to this question. Yes.
Time for a Truce: To Radically Improve Maternal Health Outcomes, We Must Embrace Coopetition Among Institutions and Innovators
The healthcare perils facing women in this country are unsustainable and unacceptable, specifically when it comes to giving birth. We’ve known this for years. As an industry, as a country, we’ve tried for years to change it. And we’ve yet to succeed. That's why it's time to call a truce on competition in favor of coopetition. Here's how healthcare institutions and innovators can work better together to improve maternal health outcomes.
Putting Our Values in Value-Based Care: How Wildflower Is Approaching the Future of Women’s Health
As we celebrate Wildflower's 11th birthday, here's how we see the future of value-based maternity care, through the lens of our core values as a company.
Value-Based Care is Currently a Boy’s Club. We Need to Make Sure Women Can Join the Party.
Value-based care is a compelling model for improving the delivery of women's health and addressing maternal health outcomes specifically. The problem is that value-based models are currently leaving a majority of women on the sidelines. What can we do to ensure more women are actively engaged via value-based care?
One Patient’s Search for Equitable Care, and How We Can Collectively Support Advances in Maternal Health Equity for Women of Color
In this blog, you'll hear the story of one family's struggle to find equitable care during a high-risk pregnancy. The lessons learned from this experience are widely applicable for broadly and effecdtively addressing maternal health equity in the U.S.
Roe v. Wade Reversal Has Far-Reaching Implications for the Future of Maternal Health in the U.S. How Do We Prepare and Respond?
Abortion is a highly personal and polarizing topic that has been heavily politicized in the U.S. The recent Supreme Court decision to overturn Roe v. Wade has opened the floodgates and sparked strong emotions on both sides of the debate....