U.S. companies team up with hospitals to reduce employee maternity costs

Samantha Domenget, a GE employee, who participated in the GE maternity care program, holds her daughter, Norah, who was born one day earlier at the Waukesha Memorial Hospital in Waukesha, Wisconsin, U.S., August 8, 2018. Courtesy Samantha Domenget/Handout via REUTERS

NEW YORK (Reuters) – General Electric Co and other large companies are trying to chip away at rising childbirth costs for U.S. employees, working directly with hospitals to reduce cesarean sections and related complications. The efforts are in very early stages, with few details on their impact outside of cost savings of a few million […]

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