The 2007, "Method of Delivery" records, by hospital were just posted elsewhere!
Total C-section rate for 2007
NC Total 32.2%
Lake Norman 37.5%
CMC-Main 31.4% (lower than the state average)
Presby- Main 38% (18% higher than the state average!!)
CMC-University 38.4% (19% higher than the state average!!)
Presby-Matthews 34% (higher than the state average)
CMC-Union County 25.8% (20% lower than the state average.)
Best chance of a vaginal first birth is at
CMC-Union County 87.8% of all births are vaginal, much higher than the state average.
Worst chance of a vaginal first birth is at
Presby-Main 77.3% of all births are vaginal, much lower than the state average.
Best chance of a VBAC is at
Most chance of a repeat C-section is at
Lake Norman 16.6% of all births
CMC-University 14.9% of all births
Presby-Main 14.2% of all births
Least chance of a repeat C-section is at
CMC-Union Co. 12.9%
I'm trying to get a link to the source document. But, this is astounding. I'm shocked that I was able to birth vaginally at Presby.