NYC Health + Hospitals/Elmhurst

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Elmhurst

Measures

Total C-Section

Hospital rate
31%
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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
14%
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ExpectNY Average
16%
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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

40.7444907, -73.8862703

Queens

79-01 Broadway
Elmhurst, NY 11373
United States

(718) 334-4000