Prepared Childbirth One Day Class - Kalamazoo - Bronson Healthcare
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Prepared Childbirth One Day Class - Kalamazoo

DateBox EventDetailTime EventDetailLocation
Jun
23
Sat
Jun 23, 2018
Saturday
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Bronson Gilmore Center for Health Education
Kalamazoo, MI

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8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Bronson Gilmore Center for Health Education
Kalamazoo, MI
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8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
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Kalamazoo, MI
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8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Bronson Gilmore Center for Health Education
Kalamazoo, MI
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This class will help your family prepare for the birth of your child. Medicaid accepted

Registration Details

Registration is closed.

Register online by clicking the register box or call Bronson Health Answers at (269) 341-7723 or (800) 451-6310.

If you enroll in these four classes – Prepared Childbirth, Baby Basics, Boot Camp for New Dads and Successful Breastfeeding, you will receive a package price of $110 (regularly $145) by entering the promo code "BABY35" at checkout.

Fees & Payment

$50

Description

Learn things that will to help you during pregnancy, labor, and delivery for vaginal and Cesarean section births, including:

  • Relaxation
  • Breathing patterns
  • Coping skills to relieve discomfort
  • Pain relief both natural and medical

The class includes a tour of the Bronson Birth Place.

This class should be taken between the 28th and 38th week of pregnancy. We expect that each mom registered will bring a support person with her to class.

Medicaid is accepted and financial aid is available.

*Class content is the same at both the Bronson Battle Creek and Kalamazoo locations.  If you live or work near Battle Creek, or the dates and times work better for you, you may choose to take this class there (even if you plan to deliver your baby at Bronson Kalamazoo).  One exception is the tour during the last hour of the class.  If you choose a prepared childbirth class in Battle Creek, you can still register for a free tour of the Birth Place in Kalamazoo.

Please bring 2 pillows and a beach towel or small blanket with you to class and dress in comfortable clothing.

You are welcome to bring drinks or snacks to class.

You will have about a 45-60 minute lunch break.  There are cafeterias at Bronson or you will have time to go out.

The class will be held in the basement of the Bronson Gilmore Center for Health Education, Classrooms 3A & 3B

Related Documents

Where to go When you have your Baby

Map to Gilmore Center

Gilmore Center Layout

Instructor(s)

  • Michelle Porter, RN

Contact

Carolyn Call, BSN, RNC, Coordinator of Family Centered Education at 269-341-7521 or send an email

Schedule & Location

Schedule

Date Time Location Instructor
1. Sat, June 23 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM Bronson Gilmore Center for Health Education Michelle Porter, RN

Location Details

  • Bronson Gilmore Center for Health Education
    7 Healthcare Plaza
    Kalamazoo, MI 49007
    Main: 269-341-7844
    Fax: 269-341-8523

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Need Help Registering?

Call Bronson HealthAnswers at 
(269) 341-7723 or
(800) 451-6310

Monday through Friday
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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