This innovative, interactive class will enhance your knowledge on all aspects of delivering your baby at Prentice. Taught by a certified childbirth educator, this class covers the role of the support person; stages of labor; strategies for managing early labor and working with your team of caregivers; anesthesia and delivery options; and routine postpartum care.
A guided hospital tour is also included. Each couple will receive a copy of Understanding Birth. This book provides online access to videos, printable charts, checklists and information sheets.
This class is offered as a 2-part weekday series or as a 1 day class on Saturday or Sunday. If you are unable to attend your class, please call at least 48 hours in advance to reschedule or to receive a class refund. This will allow your seat to be made available to another participant.
PLEASE NOTE: WHEN REGISTERING, 1 REGISTRATION REFERS TO 1 COUPLE, NOT 1 PERSON. Please bring your confirmation with you.
Expectant parents delivering at Northwestern Memorial Hospital are required to have a Pediatrician for their newborn(s) prior to delivery.
Please call Physician Referral at 312-926-8400 and one of our Health Consultants will assist you with referrals to Pediatricians.