Pregnancy and Delivery Care
By providing pregnant women with care that follows best practices, hospitals and doctors can improve chances for a safe delivery and a healthy baby.
This measure shows the percentage of pregnant women who had elective deliveries 1-3 weeks early (either vaginally or by C-section), whose early deliveries were not medically necessary.
Reporting Period: October 2014 - September 2015
Percent of newborns whose deliveries were scheduled too early (1-3 weeks early), when a scheduled delivery was not medically necessary.
|Cape Cod Hospital
|State of MA