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All inclusive Childbirth and Infant Care class with optional Infant CPR 9am-5pm

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
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Sep 16 9:00AM - 5:00PM

This comprehensive class is taught by our RN certified Childbirth Educators and coverswhat new parents need to know to prepare for their upcoming labor and birth and equips them with the knowledge to feel confident to take their newborn home from the hospital. This class isa 1 day all inclusive class (9am to 4pm). The morning session will cover labor and birth and goes over topics such as:

  • stages of laborand when to call the doctor
  • comfort strategies including epidurals and pain medicine
  • vaginal birth, c/section and potential interventions
  • postpartum- what to expect in the hospital and home

The afternoon session starts back up with Infant Care - topicscovered are:

  • newborn appearance and behaviors
  • feeding
  • sleeping
  • diapering, swaddling and bathing
  • SIDS prevention and keepng your newborn safe
  • choosing a pediatrician
  • choosing infant care products

Life sized dolls are available for practicing skills.

At the end of class there is theoptional additional1 hour Infant CPR session ( 4pm to 5pm) where participants learn Infant CPR using the American Heart Association's Infant CPR Anytime program. Participants will receive an Infant CPR Anytime kit which includes the video watched in class along with a blow up mannequin to practice on. To view the kit go to www.shopcpranytime.org and look for the infant kit.Please note that this class does not provide CPR certification.

Only 1 ticket is needed for expectant mother and 1 support person. Please not that this is a long day, and a lunch break is provided( but lunch is not included) Feel free to bring your own lunch from home, or there are several areas to walk to within and outside of the hospital.

All correspondence regarding classwill besent to the email used to register. Class location will be emailed 48 hours prior to the class.

**For anyone interested in taking this class over 2 different days the 2017 Childbirth Class and the 2017 Infant Care Class with optional Infant CPR is available and offers the same content as the all day inclusive.

Parking

Parking is available for a fee in the main entrance garage on 330 Brookline Ave.

Please note:

In the case of severe weather, class may be cancelled on short notice. Please check your email, as we will send out a notice as soon as the decision has been made. If class is cancelled, we will try to reschedule you into another class if there are available openings. Or refund your full registration fee.

Cancellation Policy-

A minimum of four participants are required to hold a class. If this is not met, the class will be canceled least one week before the date. If your class is canceled, you may re-register for another class of your choice. Or we can transfer you into a date that works for you!

If you need to cancel, you must do so by one week before your scheduled class or you will be charged a $25.00 cancellation fee.

Please reach out to

jmccann@bidmc.harvard.edu

Or 617-667 4201 for further questions or concerns


In case of emergency on day of class you may contact Meghan Dalton Nursing Director At 617 667 4700-pager #39546




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Dec 27 7:00PM - 8:30PM
Prenatal Yoga is now being offered at our Chestnut Hill location. This 75 minute class is targeted to expectant mothers to improve flexibility and strength to help prepare the body and mindfor…
 
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All inclusive Childbirth and Infant Care class with optional Infant CPR 9am-5pm

All inclusive Childbirth and Infant Care class with optional Infant CPR 9am-5pm

Dec 30 9:00AM - 5:00PM
This comprehensive class is taught by our RN certified Childbirth Educators and coverswhat new parents need to know to prepare for their upcoming labor and birth and equips them with the knowledge to…
 
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2017 Prenatal Yoga

Jan 03 7:00PM - 8:15PM
Prenatal Yoga is now being offered at our Chestnut Hill location. This 75 minute class is targeted to expectant mothers to improve flexibility and strength to help prepare the body and mindfor…