Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center - Concourse Division

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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 2,237100.0%n/a
Forceps delivery 00.0%0.4%
Internal fetal monitoring 32114.3%8.4%
External fetal monitoring 1,50367.2%90.0%
Induction by artificial rupture of membranes 24611.0%11.1%
Induction by medicine 23310.4%17.4%
Augmented labor 2199.8%20.1%
Attended by midwife 00.0%9.5%

Vaginal births

InterventionThis FacilityStatewide
Vaginal births 1,50467.9%65.9%
Vaginal birth after prior cesarean 4917.2%11.3%
Breech births delivered vaginally 10.0%0.2%
Episiotomy 634.2%15.2%
General anesthesia 10.1%0.4%
Spinal anesthesia 332.2%5.5%
Epidural anesthesia 69146.0%59.1%
Local/other anesthesia 18912.6%12.1%
Paracervical anesthesia 00.0%0.0%
Pudendal anesthesia 00.0%0.1%

Cesarean births

InterventionThis FacilityStatewide
Cesarean births 71232.1%34.1%
Primary cesarean 47621.5%20.5%
Repeat cesarean 23610.6%13.6%
General anesthesia 182.5%4.4%
Spinal anesthesia 46465.6%67.5%
Epidural/local anesthesia 21730.7%26.8%


Infant Feeding Method1This FacilityStatewide
Fed any breast milk 1,46183.0%83.8%
Fed exclusively breast milk 352.0%40.6%
Breastfed Infants Supplemented with Formula2 1,42697.6%51.6%

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