Arnot Ogden Medical Center

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Maternity Information

New York State's Maternity Information Law requires each hospital to provide the following information about its childbirth practices and procedures. This information can help you to better understand what you can expect, learn more about your childbirth choices, and plan for your baby's birth. Data shown are for 2012. For more information please see the Maternity Information Brochure.

All births

InterventionThis FacilityStatewide
Total births 1,577100.0%n/a
Forceps delivery 20.1%0.4%
Low/outlet forceps delivery 20.1%0.2%
Mid forceps delivery 00.0%0.0%
Internal fetal monitoring 43827.8%8.4%
External fetal monitoring 1,29882.3%90.0%
Induction by artificial rupture of membranes 593.7%11.1%
Induction by medicine 42426.9%17.4%
Augmented labor 37023.5%20.1%
Analgesia 1,43891.2%40.6%
Attended by midwife 74046.9%9.5%

Vaginal births

InterventionThis FacilityStatewide
Vaginal births 1,07268.0%65.9%
Vaginal birth after prior cesarean 3211.9%11.3%
Breech births delivered vaginally 10.1%0.2%
Episiotomy 676.3%15.2%
General anesthesia 50.5%0.4%
Spinal anesthesia 121.1%5.5%
Epidural anesthesia 68464.5%59.1%
Local/other anesthesia 736.9%12.1%
Paracervical anesthesia 00.0%0.0%
Pudendal anesthesia 00.0%0.1%

Cesarean births

InterventionThis FacilityStatewide
Cesarean births 50532.0%34.1%
Primary cesarean 26716.9%20.5%
Repeat cesarean 23815.1%13.6%
General anesthesia 306.0%4.4%
Spinal anesthesia 44088.0%67.5%
Epidural/local anesthesia 346.8%26.8%


Infant Feeding Method1This FacilityStatewide
Fed any breast milk 89866.6%83.8%
Fed exclusively breast milk 73254.3%40.6%
Breastfed Infants Supplemented with Formula2 16618.5%51.6%

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