Mount Sinai Roosevelt

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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 6,543100.0%n/a
Forceps delivery 440.7%0.4%
Internal fetal monitoring 83512.8%8.4%
External fetal monitoring 5,93990.8%90.0%
Induction by artificial rupture of membranes 2123.2%11.1%
Induction by medicine 1,08816.6%17.4%
Augmented labor 6289.6%20.1%
Attended by midwife 6489.9%9.5%

Vaginal births

InterventionThis FacilityStatewide
Vaginal births 4,69072.9%65.9%
Vaginal birth after prior cesarean 12219.5%11.3%
Breech births delivered vaginally 160.2%0.2%
Episiotomy 3878.3%15.2%
General anesthesia 10.0%0.4%
Spinal anesthesia 4168.9%5.5%
Epidural anesthesia 2,92562.4%59.1%
Local/other anesthesia 62013.2%12.1%
Paracervical anesthesia 00.0%0.0%
Pudendal anesthesia 00.0%0.1%

Cesarean births

InterventionThis FacilityStatewide
Cesarean births 1,74527.1%34.1%
Primary cesarean 1,24219.3%20.5%
Repeat cesarean 5037.8%13.6%
General anesthesia 341.9%4.4%
Spinal anesthesia 61835.4%67.5%
Epidural/local anesthesia 1,06361.0%26.8%


Infant Feeding Method1This FacilityStatewide
Fed any breast milk 6,16198.3%83.8%
Fed exclusively breast milk 5,08981.2%40.6%
Breastfed Infants Supplemented with Formula2 1,07217.4%51.6%

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