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Prepared Childbirth Education

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Nov
20
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Nov 20, 2022
Sunday
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Silver Cross Hospital - Pavilion A
New Lenox, IL

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Participants will receive instruction from the Birthing Center staff on breathing, relaxation and floor exercise techniques in this class. Class is approximately 4 hours.

Registration Details

Who should enroll:

A mother-to-be who is delivering at Silver Cross Hospital.

One spouse/partner/support person may attend with you.

Fees & Payment

$55

Description

Participants will receive instruction from the Birthing Center staff on various topics as you get closer to your baby's delivery. Class is approximately 4 hours.

The class will cover:

Basic anatomic changes in pregnancy and its effect on the body.
Hormonal changes
The process and stages of labor
Learning about the difference of False vs. True Labor
How to time contractions
What to expect in the pushing stage of labor
Common interventions done in hospital during labor
Pain relief options offered in hospital.
Types of induction methods and reasons for induction of labor.
Common complications
C-section
Focusing on Comfort Measures
Mind and Body connection to pain and pain relief
Positioning techniques and options for laboring at home or in hospital
Skin to Skin after birth explained and rationale for it
Normal newborn characteristics, and information for care in the first 2-3 days in the hospital.

For a virtual tour of the Mother Baby unit, please click here!

This class is in-person.  

Masks are required and will be provided if you do not have one. 

Instructor(s)

  • Labor & Delivery Nurse

Contact

Class Support at send an email

Schedule & Location

Schedule

Date Time Location Instructor
1. Sun, November 20 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM Silver Cross Hospital - Pavilion A Labor & Delivery Nurse

Location Details

  • Silver Cross Hospital - Pavilion A
    1890 Silver Cross Blvd.
    New Lenox, IL 60451

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Physicians on Silver Cross Hospital’s Medical Staff have expertise in their areas of practice to meet the needs of patients seeking their care. These physicians are independent practitioners on the Medical Staff and are not the agents or employees of Silver Cross Hospital. They treat patients based upon their independent medical judgment and they bill patients separately for their services.