VBAC Bans across the USA

As a follow up to yesterday’s post on the TIME magazine article The Trouble with Repeat Cesareans, here is a link to the data collected from ICAN on VBAC bans across the country.

ICAN’s 2009 Survey on VBAC Bans

I noticed that one of our local hospitals contained incorrect data (Swedish Medical Center stated allowed, but there are two campuses, and VBACs are not allowed at Ballard) and have emailed ICAN, who will be making the correction shortly.

And, should you be denied a VBAC at your hospital of choice, here is some more information about what you can do!

What to do if you are denied a VBAC chance

Thanks to Birth Activist blogger Robin Weiss, for these two links!