Aurelia Osborn Fox Memorial Hospital

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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 299100.0%n/a
Forceps delivery 00.0%0.4%
Low/outlet forceps delivery 00.0%0.2%
Mid forceps delivery 00.0%0.0%
Internal fetal monitoring 206.7%8.4%
External fetal monitoring 28595.3%90.0%
Induction by artificial rupture of membranes 134.3%11.1%
Induction by medicine 4414.7%17.4%
Augmented labor 13344.5%20.1%
Analgesia 17658.9%40.6%
Attended by midwife 00.0%9.5%

Vaginal births

InterventionThis FacilityStatewide
Vaginal births 21672.2%65.9%
Vaginal birth after prior cesarean 00.0%11.3%
Breech births delivered vaginally 10.3%0.2%
Episiotomy 209.3%15.2%
General anesthesia 00.0%0.4%
Spinal anesthesia 146.5%5.5%
Epidural anesthesia 7133.0%59.1%
Local/other anesthesia 6530.2%12.1%
Paracervical anesthesia 00.0%0.0%
Pudendal anesthesia 00.0%0.1%

Cesarean births

InterventionThis FacilityStatewide
Cesarean births 8327.8%34.1%
Primary cesarean 3812.7%20.5%
Repeat cesarean 4515.1%13.6%
General anesthesia 1315.7%4.4%
Spinal anesthesia 6679.5%67.5%
Epidural/local anesthesia 44.8%26.8%


Infant Feeding Method1This FacilityStatewide
Fed any breast milk 21171.8%83.8%
Fed exclusively breast milk 18061.2%40.6%
Breastfed Infants Supplemented with Formula2 3114.7%51.6%

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