The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) and the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) have in place a standard requiring 39 completed weeks gestation prior to ELECTIVE delivery. The graph below shows Regional West Medical Center’s performance on elective deliveries.
Patients with elective vaginal deliveries or elective cesarean births at ≥ 37 and < 39 weeks of gestation.
Regional West Medical Center PC-1 - Elective Delivery
(Red bars indicate Regional West’s performance/Green line represents 50th percentile of all hospitals)