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Ukiah Valley Medical Center recognized for maternity care
Lake County Record-Bee

Ukiah Valley Medical Center (UVMC) was ranked 33 in a list of high-performing hospitals in California for its quality of maternity care services, according to a report released by the California Hospital Assessment and Reporting Taskforce (CHART).

The taskforce analyzed data from 262 hospitals and found wide variation in performance in terms of four common procedures related to delivery and newborn care: C-section, episiotomy, breastfeeding and vaginal birth after C-section (VBAC).