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How far in advance will I know the date of the c-section?

I am having an elective csection for medical reasons (2 failed VB leading to emergancy csections) Do i have to pay for the operation? and how far in advance will i know the date?

Sarah...
Answer: Hi, If you are giving birth in a public hospital and are covered by medicare then everything is free. The doctors will start to look at setting the date closer to your due date. Best wishes, Alex
Answered: 22 Jan 2009