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Data from New York State Department of Health, NYS Health Profiles

profiles.health.ny.gov/hospital.  Reporting period 01/01/2014 to 12/31/2014  

Village Maternity and Metropolitan Hospital

Village Maternity proudly collaborates with Metropolitan Hospital, a hidden gem for NYC families. Data shows, among Manhattan birth sites* Metropolitan has a long history of true midwifery care including support for unmedicated birth with one of the lowest epidural rates. Metropolitan has one of the lowest cesarean section rates and the least overcrowding.  Metropolitan physicians provide support for one of the highest rates of vaginal birth after cesarean section.

Data compares Metropolitan Hospital to the seven other Manhattan hospitals that are part of the major NYC health systems — New York P‎resbyterian, New York University, Northwell, & Mount Sinai. (Excludes NYP Allan Pavilion & Sinai Beth Israel.)

All Births

How births are distributed among Manhattan hospitals.

All-Births Metropolitan Hospital

Epidual/Spinal Anesthesia

Metropolitan supports unmedicated birth with one of the lowest epidural/spinal anesthesia rates.
Metropolitan
50%
Hospital A
51%
Hospital F
57%
Hospital B
72%
Hospital G
85%
Hospital C
90%
Hospital D
91%
Hospital E
91%

Cesarean Births

Metropolitan has one of the lowest cesarean section rates.
Metropolitan
26%
Hospital D
28%
Hospital F
29%
Hospital A
32%
Hospital G
33%
Hospital E
34%
Hospital B
40%
Hospital C
40%

Vaginal Birth after Prior Cesarean

Metropolitan has one of the highest rates of vaginal birth after cesarean section.
Hospital D
39%
Metropolitan
31%
Hospital G
25%
Hospital F
15%
Hospital A
12%
Hospital C
11%
Hospital B
9%
Hospital E
9%