Labor and delivery units are closing across the country. Here are some of the names.

Hospitals across the country, especially those in rural areas, have been struggling to keep their maternity unit doors open. Why is this happening: unpredictable patient volumes; high rates of malpractice lawsuits; workforce shortages exacerbated by recent abortion bans; and the increasingly complex restrictions around clinical decision-making.

Below is a non-exhaustive list of labor & delivery units that have closed in the past 18 months: