Adena Women and Children's Unit invites expecting parents to a very informative class that will prepare you for your pregnancy journey and your labor and delivery experience.
Many topics are discussed such as taking care of mom during and after delivery, how to get your home ready for mom and baby, your prenatal lab work, body changes, pre-term labor signs and symptoms, induction of labor, expectations in labor and delivery, c-section risks, pain control and options available during labor, postpartum depression, and feeding your newborn. Designed not only for the mother, this class provides helpful tips for the father as well.
Childbirth Ready is held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., with a one hour break for lunch. Come and get ready for your delivery day!
Registration is required. Call 740-779-8993 to register.
Adena Medical Center
272 Hospital Rd
Adena Health System
We began in a small brick house in downtown Chillicothe, and we’ve grown to span more than 13 counties offering state-of-the-art medical services.
Since our humble beginnings in 1895, the Adena Health System has remained focused on our commitment to provide the best care and personal service. Today, we provide leading edge services including heart, cancer, women's health, children's health and orthopaedics.
We believe in treating every patient who walks through our doors as our friends and family. In fact, the personal care you or your loved one will receive from Adena is exceptional. After all of these years one thing hasn't changed – we're all still neighbors.
Who We Serve:
More than 650,000 people in 13 counties in South Central Ohio. The 13 counties include Adams, Athens, Fairfield, Fayette, Gallia, Highland, Hocking, Jackson, Pickaway, Pike, Ross, Scioto and Vinton.
What Defines Us:
- Adena’s Mission – To Heal. To Educate. To Care.
- Adena’s Vision – “To Be the Best Healthcare System in the Nation.”
- Adena’s Guiding Principle –“Treat others as you would want to be treated.” Matthew 7:12
- Adena’s Values – Integrity, Communication, Teamwork and Innovation