‘Where The Need Is:’ Tackling Teen Pregnancy With A Midwife At School

Patchen has been a midwife for twenty years and is the founder of the Teen Alliance for Prepared Parenting or TAPP at Medstar Washington Hospital Center.

With teen pregnancy rates in some communities stubbornly high, one school district is trying something different: staff the schools with a midwife.

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