2015 Sage-Femme Midwifery Birth Statistics

We are pleased to announce our 2015 Birth Statistics!….A great year at Sage-femme Midwifery!!!

Births: 77

Planned Home Births: 74

Planned Hospital Births: 3

Hospital Transfers: 4

Twins: 3 sets born – 2 sets at home, 1 set in hospital

Epidural: 2

Induction: 4 – All Natural

Breech: 2 – 1 at home, 1 in hospital

Episiotomy: 0

VBAC: 8 attempted, 7 successful, 88% success rate

Vaginal Birth: 75

Cesarean Section: 2 (2.6%)

*Hospital Rates by county: Albany 33%, Saratoga 36%, Schenectady 32%