UM Guidelines
Vaginal Delivery, Operative

Inpatient and Surgical Care (ISC)

BCBST last reviewed June 10, 2021*

Added to: Hospitalization - Goal Length of Stay
Goal Length Of Stay: 48-hours (2-days). Legislative Mandates the minimum 48-hours postpartum.


BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee network physicians April - June 2021.

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. (2008, January). The newborns’ and mothers’ health protection act. Retrieved January 3, 2018 from*

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