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Childbirth Preparation Classes

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Please register for childbirth classes no later than the end of the fourth month of pregnancy. Payment must accompany registration to reserve your place in class.  Please register early as space is LIMITED.


Classroom Study

  • Duration: One Day Saturday class or once a week for 4 weeks
  • Where:  HealthPark Medical Center and Gulf Coast Medical Center Office Building
  • Cost: $60 due at time of registration

Note: Classes should be completed approximately three weeks before baby is due, preferably before the third trimester. Please register early for class to ensure first choice. Space is limited.

Description: A unique childbirth course taught by certified Child Birth Educators.  The goal of the class is to prepare the expectant parents for the birth process.  Stages of labor, role of the coach, relaxation and breathing techniques, medications, c/section preparation and post partum are some of the covered topics.  A tour of the birth facilities is included in the class

Home Study

  • Where: HealthPark Medical Center and Gulf Coast Medical Center
  • Cost: $100 due at time of registration

Note: Classes should be completed approximately three weeks before baby is due, preferably before the third trimester. Please register early for class to ensure first choice. Space is limited.

Description: On bed rest? Too late to take a full series of classes? Schedule too tight? Then the Childbirth Home Study Course is for you! A packet of materials (including comprehensive DVDs), a private meeting with a certified instructor and a tour of the birthing facilities will prepare you for the new arrival.

For more information, please call HealthPark Medical Center at 239-343-5271.

 

Childbirth Refresher Course

  • Duration: Two 2-hour classes
  • Where:  HealthPark Medical Center
  • Cost: $35 due at time of registration

Note: Classes should be completed approximately three weeks before baby is due, preferably before the third trimester. Please register early for class to ensure first choice. Space is limited.

Description: A review course for couples who have attended a childbirth class from a previous pregnancy. Content includes labor and birth preparation, breathing and relaxation techniques, new trends and options in birthing, and a tour of the birthing facilities.

For more information about any of our classes, email us at Prenatal-Class@leememorial.org.

 

 

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