UM Guidelines
Cesarean Delivery

Inpatient and Surgical Care (ISC)

BCBST last reviewed May 30, 2018*

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 2018.

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. (2008, January). The newborns’ and mothers’ health protection act. Retrieved January 3, 20188 from

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