Birthing Center http://wfae.org en SC Releases Details On Baby's Death At Birth Center http://wfae.org/post/sc-releases-details-babys-death-birth-center <p>Two midwives’ failure to contact a physician during a complicated labor that resulted in a baby’s death led South Carolina to suspend their licenses as well as the license for a Fort Mill birth center, according to documents released Wednesday.</p><p>Pamala Wilson and Jacqueline Kuschner were midwives at Carolina Community Maternity Center in Fort Mill on the night that a woman in labor arrived, the emergency suspension orders released by the S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control said.</p><p>Wilson and Kuschner could not be reached for comment Wednesday afternoon.</p> Thu, 12 Sep 2013 04:45:10 +0000 Elisabeth Arriero/Charlotte Observer 35144 at http://wfae.org SC Suspends License Of Fort Mill Midwife Center http://wfae.org/post/sc-suspends-license-fort-mill-midwife-center <p>A Fort Mill birth center in which midwives deliver babies remains closed one week after South Carolina’s health department suspended its license.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The health department won’t comment on its investigation, but a statement from </span><a href="http://carolinasbirthcenter.com" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">Carolina Community Maternity Center</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> says the suspension occurred after a mother had to be rushed to a hospital and the birth resulted in, quote “a bad outcome.”</span></p> Wed, 11 Sep 2013 05:35:58 +0000 Tasnim Shamma 35032 at http://wfae.org SC Suspends License Of Fort Mill Midwife Center