New York-Presbyterian NYP/Lower Manhattan Hospital (New York Downtown Hospital)

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New York Presbyterian/Lower Manhattan Hospital

Measures

Total C-Section

Hospital rate
32%
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ExpectNY Average
36%
A lower rate is better.
About this measure

Total C-section measures represent the percentage of all live births born via C-section. This includes situations in which a C-section might have been safely avoided as well as instances in which it offered benefits to mother or child.

Birth Attended by Licensed Midwife

Hospital rate
4%
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ExpectNY Average
16%
A higher rate is better.
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This measure tells you the percentage of births that were attended by a licensed midwife at a particular hospital. If the number is 0, the hospital most likely does not have midwives on staff. Having licensed nurse-midwives available is something preferred by some moms-to-be.

Hospital info

40.7103592, -74.005103

New York

170 William Street
New York, NY 10038
United States

(212) 312-5000