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created Jan 12 2015

updated Dec 17 2018

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This trend chart shows the percentage of analgesia (pain medication) use by hospital. The dataset contains information reported by hospitals required to be compliant with New York State’s Maternity Information Law. This information can help you to better understand what to expect, to learn more about your childbirth choices, and to plan for your baby’s birth. To view the maternity information law, visit: http://www.health.ny.gov/facilities/hospital/maternity/public_health_law_section_2803-j.htm. To view the Maternity Information Brochure, visit: http://www.health.ny.gov/publications/2935.pdf. In addition, this data is also displayed on the New York State Health Profiles website at http://profiles.health.ny.gov/hospital. The "About" tab contains additional details concerning this dataset.

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maternity, hospital, live birth, quality-safety-costs, births-deaths-other facts
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Data Provided By
New York State Department of Health
Source Link
http://www.health.ny.gov/statistics/facilities/hospital/maternity/
Dataset Summary
Time Period
Beginning 2008
Dataset Owner
Office of Quality & Patient Safety, Bureau of Vital Statistics
Coverage
Statewide
Granularity
Hospital
Units
Live Births
Organization
Office of Primary Care & Health Systems Management/Office of Public Health/Office of Quality and Patient Safety, Bureau of Vital Statistics
Data Frequency
Annually
Notes
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For help in finding prenatal care services, call the New York State Health Department's Growing Up Healthy Hotline 1-800-522-5006 (toll-free).
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Limitations
New York State Public Health Law prohibits the release of identifiable birth data. Therefore further stratification of the data is not permissible. The data presented here may not be the same as the Vital Statistics tables on the DOH public web site due to data updates.
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Health, Department of
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