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Prepared Childbirth Wednesday Series

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Apr 14-28, 2021
Wednesdays
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Owensboro Health Regional Hospital
Owensboro, KY

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6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Owensboro Health Regional Hospital
Owensboro, KY
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*Currently virtual* Learn what to expect during early labor, the labor and delivery process, and recovery. You’ll find this series especially useful when you’re about six or seven months pregnant.

Registration Details

Registration is closed.

Fees & Payment

Free

Description

Prepared Childbirth Wednesday Series


This live virtual class will be taught with an instructor via WebEx until we can resume in-person classes. A virtual tour is offered via WebEx during the class. All registrants who sign up for this class will receive more information via email. 


During this three-night series or two-morning series of classes, you and your support person will learn about:

  • Preparing for Labor
  • Pregnancy warning signs
  • Onset of Labor
  • When to go to the Hospital
  • Active Labor through Birth
  • Labor and pushing positions for birth
  • Comfort techniques
  • Tips for partners
  • Medical procedures during Active Labor through birth
  • Epidural/Spinal Anesthesia
  • Cesarean birth
  • Recovery and postpartum

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

Tour of Maternity Services included. 

Recommended for Mom & partner between 28-36 weeks of pregnancy. Other classes recommended during this time are the Breastfeeding Class and the Baby Care Safety Class.  The Hands-on Comfort Workshop is also recommended to take after the Prepared Childbirth Class Series or Prepared Childbirth Express Class Series or Refresher Childbirth Class.

Other classes recommended are the early pregnancy classes: Welcome to Pregnancy Open House and the Pregnancy Nutrition and Exercise classes that are usually taken anytime from the discovery of pregnancy to 20 weeks.

Instructor(s)

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, April 14 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM Owensboro Health Regional Hospital Heather Trulen, BSN, RN, CCE
2. Wed, April 21 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM Owensboro Health Regional Hospital Heather Trulen, BSN, RN, CCE
3. Wed, April 28 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM Owensboro Health Regional Hospital Heather Trulen, BSN, RN, CCE

Location Details

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

Related Events

Recommended before this topic

Healthy Pregnancy: First Trimester

*Currently virtual* Designed for the beginning of pregnancy, so register as soon as possible.

Recommended in addition to this topic

Breastfeeding Class

*Currently virtual* Partners encouraged to attend! This class covers the benefits of breastfeeding, how to get started, positioning infant, latch, returning to work, and using a breast pump.

Baby Care & Safety Class

*Currently virtual* This class covers infant care in the 1st 6 weeks.

Recommended after this topic

Sibling Class

*We are currently unable to meet in-person for this class. However, we will send resources for you to help your child when you register.* Accompany your children to this class, which includes a video to help them understand their feelings about their soon-to-be sibling.

Refresher Childbirth Class

*Currently virtual* The Refresher Class is designed for expectant parents who have previously attended classes and want just a one-class review of the labor & delivery process.

Hands-on Comfort Workshop

*We are currently unable to meet in-person for this class. However, we will email resources when you register.* This is a one-hour class for the participants who want hands-on practice with natural comfort techniques: breathing, relaxation, massage, positioning.

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