Providers play a vital role in assuring healthy birth outcomes. Healthy Texas Babies involves physicians, nurse practitioners, nurse-midwives, and other clinicians in the planning stage of the initiative.

Providers drive the quality of patient care.

  • providersWhen they have the best clinical resources readily available, they can make better clinical decisions.
  • When they have appropriate teaching tools available they can ensure better patient understanding.
  • When they understand standards of care, they can integrate them into their practice more readily.

The following pages link providers to important resources for use with patients, families and other clinicians.


External links to other sites are intended to be informational and do not have the endorsement of the Texas Department of State Health Services.

Last updated March 27, 2019