Maternity and Babies Advice Line (MaBAL)

The MaBAL support pathway provides peer-to-peer support for physicians facing urgent and non-urgent pre-conception, prenatal, antenatal, intrapartum, and postpartum presentations, for both moms and newborns. MaBAL is staffed by family physicians and midwives with expertise in maternal and newborn care, with an understanding of rural and cultural contexts. The MaBAL team offers:

• A second opinion on cases
• Review of a case
• Help to navigate the healthcare system
• Collaborative support
• Support other situations as needed by rural providers

MaBAL is available through Zoom contact: or by phone 236-305-7364.

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