We rightfully hold medical providers to a high standard. This is because when doctors, nurses, pharmacy workers, aides and other medical professionals err, the impact is devastating. Serious injuries or even death are real possibilities unless our healthcare providers act with the utmost care.
Every expectant parent hopes their child's birth will be complication-free. But, as with all things parenting-related, you never know when an unexpected problem will arise. Educating yourself ahead of time can help you know what to do if something happens.