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Childbirth Preparation/Evening

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7:00 PM - 9:15 PM
Main Hospital
North Kansas City, MO

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REGISTER ONLINE OR CALL 816-691-1690.

Fees & Payment

NO CHARGE TO THOSE DELIVERING AT NKCH.

Description

4-week class or 1-day express class covers pregnancy, labor and delivery. Also includes a tour of the Mother Baby area.

4-week series of classes focusing on preparation for labor and birth.

CLASS 1:  INTRODUCTION TO LABOR-includes hospital admission policies, relaxation and comfort measures for the 3rd trimester and early labor and the mechanics of the labor and birth process.

CLASS 2:  COPING WITH LABOR-topics include non-medicinal techniques for confort, as well as medications and epidural analgesia/anesthesia.  The labor support person's role is emphasized.

CLASS 3:  CHALLENGING LABORS AND CESAREAN BIRTH-more comfort techniques are introduced and those with planned cesarean births will have a guided tour of the maternity units. 

CLASS 4:  ASSISTED LABOR AND BIRTH-provides information about induction and augmentation of labor, eipsiotomy, forceps and vacuum assiste birth.  Comfort during late labor and active pushing techniques are demonstrated.  A guided tour of the maternity units is included.

REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.

We recommend that you COMPLETE this class by the time you are 37 weeks gestation.

NOTE:  Starting with class #3, bring 2 pillows, blanket or mat and something to use as a focal point.

Contact

Community Health & Wellness at 816-691-1690

Schedule & Location

Schedule

This event includes all of the 4 meeting times below.
Date Time Location
1. Tue, April 01 7:00 PM to 9:15 PM Main Hospital
2. Tue, April 08 7:00 PM to 9:15 PM Main Hospital
3. Tue, April 15 7:00 PM to 9:15 PM Main Hospital
4. Tue, April 22 7:00 PM to 9:15 PM Main Hospital

Location Details

  • Main Hospital
    2800 Clay Edwards Drive
    North Kansas City, MO 64116
    Main: 816-691-1688

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