One day prepared childbirth

Bryn Mawr 9:00 AM ET To 4:00 PM ET Remaining Seats: 0 Cost: 115
Apr 7 2018

This class focuses on both the physical and emotional aspects of labor and delivery, with emphasis on breathing and relaxation techniques. The instructor will discuss: the natural progression of labor and delivery; coping strategies for labor, including medication and anesthesia options; the role of support person; and the possibility of cesarean birth. A tour of the maternity unit will be provided; children are not permitted to class or the tour. This class is offered to those expecting their first baby or those who have never attended childbirth classes.

When registering, please use the mother’s name only and date of birth. One registry per couple. Please bring two pillows with you.

Class size is limited so please register early. Lunch is on your own and not included in the registration fee. (Lunch can be purchased in the hospital cafeteria if desired.) Please bring snacks, drinks, two pillows and wear comfortable clothes.

Childbirth education classes are offered to clients delivering their baby at a Main Line Health hospital: Lankenau Medical Center, Bryn Mawr, Paoli and Riddle hospitals. Some classes are not offered at all locations. For a full list of class offerings (including registration dates) please be sure to include all locations in your search for classes.

Registration fees for Main Line Health maternity education programs may be eligible for reimbursement from your insurance plan. Please check you plan benefits for more information.

This event will be held in Pennypacker Auditorium. To get to the auditorium: Enter via Warden Lobby (main entrance) off Old Lancaster Road. There is a garage next to this entrance. Once in Warden Lobby walk straight down the hall. At the end of the hallway make a left and take the AC elevator (on the left) to first floor. Follow the hallway in front of you for “Floor 1A” (green sign) to the Rotunda—Pennypacker Auditorium is to the left.