UM Guidelines
Cesarean Delivery

Inpatient and Surgical Care (ISC) ORG: S-350

BCBST modification effective June 11, 2013*

Added to: Hospitalization - Goal Length of Stay
Goal Length Of Stay: 96-hours (4-days). Legislative Mandates the minimum 96-hours postpartum.


BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee network physicians April - June 2013.

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. (2008, January). The newborns’ and mothers’ health protection act. Retrieved August 4, 2011 from'andMothers'HealthProtectionAct.asp.