In case you missed them, here are some of the best articles about c-section rates from the last few months.
Reducing the C-section Rate (CDC Expert Commentary by Wanda D. Barfield, MD, MPH)
August 25, 2014 - CDC
VIDEO: An Unnecessary Cut?
July 23, 2014 - The New Yorker
The Cesarean-Industrial Complex
August 13, 2014 - The Atlantic
Better Measurement of Maternity Care Quality
August 12, 2014 - Health Affairs Blog
Change Healthcare HCTI: Facility Costs, Not Professional Fees, Account for Widely Varying Prices
August 04, 2014 – Change Healthcare
http://www.changehealthcare.com/resources (No direct link- scroll down for headline)
Study: Wide hospital quality gap on maternity care
August 27, 2014 - Fosters.com
Learn more about obstetric reporting, cesarean rates and procedure utilization trends in the Maternity Data Reports section.