UM Guidelines
Cesarean Delivery

Inpatient and Surgical Care (ISC)

BCBST last reviewed April 11, 2019*

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 January - April 2019.

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

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