One hundred and twenty-two (122) California hospitals met or surpassed a federal target aimed at reducing Cesarean births (C-sections) for first-time mothers with low-risk pregnancies. The California Health and Human Services Agency (CHHS) announced the achievement awards to hospitals on behalf of Smart Care California. View the full hospital honor roll list here.
The hospital c-section data is hosted on Cal Hospital Compare. Click here to download a Microsoft Excel file that includes data for maternity hospitals statewide. If you are a hospital interested in learning more about our maternity measures, please see our Hospital FAQs.