This class, available weeknights and Saturdays, teaches all aspects of childbirth, including the phases of labor and delivery. It is recommended during the 7th or 8th month of pregnancy. This class is taught by a Registered Nurse and Certified Childbirth Educator. Class includes relaxation exercises, breathing techniques and comfort measures. A detailed description of all phases of labor and birth, including medical interventions, anesthesia and options for labor as well as a birth video and a tour of the obstetrical department are included.
The fee for this program, designed expressly for patients delivering at Northwest Community Hospital, is $100.00. If you are not delivering at Northwest Community Hospital, you may contact HealthConnection at 847-618-4968 to inquire about potential class availabilities.
Our popular "For Dads Only" class can be added for an additional $25.00. If interested, please type the word "DADS" in the comments with the date you would like and the Dad's name and include the $25 with your payment.PLEASE STATE DAD'S NAME AND DATE OF DAD'S CLASS.