This class should be taken at approximately 28 weeks of pregnancy. Topics covered are: prelude to labor, labor, support techniques to assist the laboring mother, vaginal birth, medical procedures, cesarean sections, postpartum care, pain management options, newborn baby care, preparations for going home, and tour of the Birthing and Family Care Center at La Porte Hospital.
This class is from 4 – 8 p.m., the first and third Wednesday of the month. Upcoming classes are December 4 and 18. A class is also being offered on Saturday December 21. Those attending are encouraged to wear comfortable clothing. Class sizes are limited and advanced registration is required. Register at laportehealth.com/childbirth.
La Porte Hospital
- 1007 W Lincolnway
- La Porte, IN 46350