ACNM Best Practice 2015! Congratulations to Best Start Birth Center for achieving American College of Nurse-Midwives’ Best Practice 2015! http://beststartbirthcenter.com/about/our-statistics/

http://www.midwife.org/Benchmarking-Project-Results 

Best Practices-Triple Aim Achievement

Primary cesarean birth rate < 23.9%, preterm birth rate < 11.4%,

exclusive breastfeeding first 48 hours > 81%, reporting fiscal outcomes “Triple Aim” Best Practice recognizes practices which meet the Institute for Healthcare Improvement “Triple Aim” of improving the patient experience, reducing cost of care, and improving the health of populations. This is demonstrated by high breastfeeding rates, low preterm birth and cesarean rates, and reporting fiscal variables. Of the 285 practices participating in the 2015 ACNM Benchmarking Project, seventy-one practices were designated Triple Aim Best Practices.

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