Childbirth Education - July

Childbirth Education - July

Actions and Detail Panel


Date and time


Online event

Join us for an immersive childbirth education class, taught by a seasoned labor & delivery nurse.

About this event

We are offering a free virtual class through Zoom, led by one of our fabulous Labor & Delivery nurses at St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center.

Classroom Content:

  • Physical and emotion changes from conception to delivery
  • What to expect during your upcoming doctor appointments
  • Beta Strep testing
  • Proper diet and importance of controlling blood sugar if diagnosed with gestational diabetes
  • Testing done during the pregnancy to determine fetal well-being (non-stress testing, ultrasounds)
  • What happens when you go into labor on your own
  • What happens when we induce labor and reasons to induce labor
  • Medications and methods for induction
  • C-section deliveries: Scheduled, Emergent, Emergency
  • Medications we use for pain control
  • What happens at delivery and in the immediate post-delivery phase
  • Assigning Apgars, Vitamin K, Illiotycin (erythromycin), baby care, breast feeding, skin to skin
  • Breathing and relaxation techniques
  • Watch a video on two vaginal deliveries and one c-section
  • Breastfeeding tips from one of our lactation consultants
  • Opportunity for questions

If you are interested in attending, please register here. You will receive the Zoom link prior to class. We hope you will be available to join!

Share with friends

Save This Event

Event Saved