Preparing for Birth Classes Offered at
Birthplace at Stephens Memorial Hospital will be holding
their next Preparing for Birth class Saturday, August 8,
2009 8:30AM to 3:30 PM in Harper Conference Room -
on right down the stairs in Ripley Medical
Building. Gail Martel RNC, ICCE, IBCLC, will be
facilitating the course.
Join a group of other
expectant parents to learn about labor and
delivery. Learn relaxation techniques that will
help you work with labor. Coaches will learn how
to assist through the process and share in the joy of
the baby's birth. Other topics include making a
birthing plan, comfort measures, stages of labor,
cesarean delivery and newborn care.
The cost of the class
is $50 if you are delivering your baby at SMH and $60 if
you are delivering elsewhere. Insurance covers the
cost of the class. Please call The Family
Birthplace for more information.
To register for this
class or for more information please contact The Family
Birthplace at 743-1562 x 380 or visit the hospital