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Prepared Childbirth Tuesday Series

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Jul
7
Tue
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Jul 7-21, 2020
Tuesdays
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Owensboro Health Regional Hospital
Owensboro, KY

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Prepared Childbirth Tuesday Series is also offered...

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25
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Tuesdays
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Owensboro Health Regional Hospital
Owensboro, KY
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Sep
8
Tue
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Sep
22
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Tuesdays
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Owensboro Health Regional Hospital
Owensboro, KY
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27
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Tuesdays
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Owensboro Health Regional Hospital
Owensboro, KY
Registration Open

Prepared Childbirth Classes are held one evening a week for 3 weeks. These classes are offered on Tuesday from 6:00-8:30 pm.

Registration Details

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Fees & Payment

Free

Description

Prepared Childbirth Tuesday Series


Prepared Childbirth Classes are held one evening a week for 3 weeks. These classes are offered on Tuesday from 6:00-8:30 pm.

When you register, whoever you list as a birthing partner on the registration form will automatically be registered for the class or tour you register for. All childbirth class series include a tour.

If in-person classes are cancelled due to Physical Distancing, We will  offer the class online with WebEx. All registrants who sign up for this class will receive more information via email. A virtual tour is offered per WebEx during the class if in person classes and tours are cancelled.


PREPARED CHILDBIRTH CLASSES 1-3:

This 3 night class series is designed to take around  6 or 7 months of pregnancy and includes:

Class 1: Preparing for Labor

Labor pain and pain theories

Pregnancy warning signs

Signs of Pregnancy Induced Hypertension

Last trimester of pregnancy

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 Tuesdays. 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 Services included throughout 3 class series. May register for a separate tour if you want to tour with other family/labor support people not attending childbirth classes.  

Recommended for Mom & partner due in  September  or  October : July Prepared Childbirth Class Series.   May, June or July Breastfeeding class & Baby Care & Safety class.

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

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. Tue, July 07 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM Owensboro Health Regional Hospital Cathy Wimsatt, RN, BSN, CCE
2. Tue, July 14 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM Owensboro Health Regional Hospital Cathy Wimsatt, RN, BSN, CCE
3. Tue, July 21 6:00 PM to 8:30 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

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