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Prepared Childbirth Wednesday Series 2014

Jul
9
Wed
To
Jul
23
Wed
Jul 9-23, 2014
Wednesdays
4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Owensboro Health Regional Hospital
Owensboro, KY

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Prepared Childbirth Wednesday Series 2014 is also offered...

Aug
6
Wed
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Aug
20
Wed
Wednesdays
4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Owensboro Health Regional Hospital
Owensboro, KY
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Sep
3
Wed
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Sep
17
Wed
Wednesdays
4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Owensboro Health Regional Hospital
Owensboro, KY
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Oct
8
Wed
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Oct
22
Wed
Wednesdays
4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Owensboro Health Regional Hospital
Owensboro, KY
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Nov
5
Wed
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Nov
19
Wed
Wednesdays
4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Owensboro Health Regional Hospital
Owensboro, KY
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Dec
3
Wed
To
Dec
17
Wed
Wednesdays
4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Owensboro Health Regional Hospital
Owensboro, KY
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Registration Details

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Fees & Payment

Free

Description

Prepared Childbirth Wednesday Series


Prepared Childbirth Wednesday Classes are held one evening a week for 3 weeks. These classes are offered on Wednesday from 4:00-6:30 pm. 


PREPARED CHILDBIRTH CLASSES 1-3:

This 3 night class series is designed to take around 7 months of pregnancy and includes:

Class 1: Preparing for Labor

Labor pain and pain theories

Pregnancy warning signs

Signs of Pregnancy Induced Hypertension

Signs of Pre-term labor

Signs of Pre-Labor

Onset of Labor and 1st Stage of Labor

Packing your bag

When to go to the Hospital

Tour of OB ED

Breathing and Relaxation

 

Class 2: Labor and Birth Choices

Active Labor through Birth

Medical procedures during Active Labor through birth

Medical Pain relief

Epidural/Spinal Anesthesia

Labor and pushing positions for birth

Tour of Labor unit

Comfort techniques

Tips for partners

Breathing and relaxation exercises

 

Class 3: Beyond Labor

Cesarean birth

Labor rehearsal exercise and wrap up

Tour of Mother/Baby unit

Post-Partum physical and lifetime changes

Warning signs for post-partum


The Baby Care & Safety Class and the Breastfeeding Class information is NOT covered on Wednesdays. Those classes are offered on separate Thursday nights. Hands-on Comfort Workshop for hands-on practice of breathing, relaxation and comfort techniques also available. 

Tour of Maternity Serivces included through out 3 class series. May register for a separate tour if want to tour with other family/labor support people not attending childbirth classes.  

Recommended for Mom & partner due in September: July Prepared Childbirth Class Series. July or August Breastfeeding class, Baby Care & Safety class and Hospital tour.

Also recommended for Mom & partner due in September are the March, April or May Welcome to Pregnancy Open House and the Nutrition & Exercise classes.

Instructor(s)

  • Cathy Wimsatt, RN, BSN, CCE

Contact

Prenatal Education Registration Line at 270-417-5303 or send an email

Schedule & Location

Schedule

This event includes all of the 3 meeting times below.
Date Time Location Instructor
1. Wed, July 09 4:00 PM to 6:30 PM Owensboro Health Regional Hospital Cathy Wimsatt, RN, BSN, CCE
2. Wed, July 16 4:00 PM to 6:30 PM Owensboro Health Regional Hospital Cathy Wimsatt, RN, BSN, CCE
3. Wed, July 23 4:00 PM to 6:30 PM Owensboro Health Regional Hospital Cathy Wimsatt, RN, BSN, CCE

Location Details

  • Owensboro Health Regional Hospital
    1201 Pleasant Valley Road
    Owensboro, KY 42303
    Main: 270-417-2000
    Alternate: 855-417-8555