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Mother and newborn baby

2006 Hospital Comparison Report on Maternity and Newborns

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The Utah Department of Health is committed to publishing consumer-friendly reports that will enable patients and their families to become more actively involved in their healthcare. If you are planning to have a baby here in Utah, you will find this report to be very helpful as you consider where to give birth.

Click on one of the links below to view hospital comparison information based on charges, utilization and patient safety.

Hospital Charges  |  Hospital Utilization Rates |  Hospital Patient Safety

Hospital Charges

Many factors will affect the cost for your hospital stay. Read more...

Procedure/Condition
Format
Normal Newborn
Web page Excel PDF
Vaginal Delivery
Web page Excel PDF
Vaginal Delivery with Sterilization and/or Dilation and Curettage (D&C)
Web page Excel PDF
Cesarean Delivery
Web page Excel PDF

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Hospital Utilization Rates*

Many factors affect a hospital’s performance on utilization measures. Read more...

Rate
Format
First-Time Cesarean (C-Section) Rate
Web page Excel PDF
Vaginal Birth After C-Section (VBAC) Rate
Web page Excel PDF

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Hospital Patient Safety*


Indicator
Format
Obstetric Injuries with Instruments: Vaginal Delivery with Severe Tears
Web page Excel PDF
Obstetric Injuries WITHOUT Instruments: Vaginal Delivery with Severe Tears
Web page Excel PDF
Birth Injuries – Injury to Newborn
Web page Excel PDF

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* More information about utilization rates and patient safety indicators can be found at the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) web site.

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