Smart Care releases California Hospital C-section Honor Roll

Congratulations to the 111 California hospitals that met or surpassed the Healthy People 2020 target of reducing C-section rates for low-risk, first-births to 23.9%! The hospitals were recognized by California Health and Human Services Secretary Diana Dooley in an honor roll release through Smart Care based on their low-risk, first birth C-section rates in calendar year 2016. 

Full list of honor roll recipients

CMQCC is committed to helping hospitals improve labor management and lower their low-risk, first-time birth cesarean rates. Click here for information on our Supporting Vaginal Birth quality improvement initiative.