How long will I stay in the hospital after giving birth?

Intermountain Healthcare
The length of a hospital stay after giving birth will depend on the type of delivery a woman had. If it is a vaginal delivery, she'll usually stay 24 to 48 hours after the delivery. If it is a C-section, then it is typically three to four days. If there are any complications, of course we can always keep you longer.

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