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Sutter expects to deliver results by cutting early elective births
Sacramento Business Journal

Sutter Health has significantly reduced elective early deliveries of babies for convenience rather than health issues, a move expected to send newborns home earlier and healthier. Three Sutter hospitals — Sutter Medical Center Sacramento, Sutter Roseville Medical Center and Mills-Peninsula Health Services in Burlingame — participated in a national study that examined elective births of babies born before a full-term pregnancy.