AMMC Hosts Childbirth Preparation Classes May 2014
April 25, 2014
AMMC sponsors a childbirth preparation class series that provides detailed information about late pregnancy, preparing for labor and birth, comfort measures, Lamaze techniques (relaxation and breathing), importance of early skin-to-skin contact, medications, anesthesia (including cesarean delivery), newborn characteristics and postpartum care while rooming in with your baby. A tour of labor and delivery and the mother/baby unit is included. Please wear comfortable clothing and bring two pillows and a blanket to class with you.
The May Saturday classes are set for May 24th and 31st from 10:00 am-3:00 pm (with a one-hour lunch) in the Second Floor Conference Room of the Professional Office Building at AMMC.
This two-week Saturday class is offered to anyone who is expecting. It is recommended to take the class when you are 5-8 weeks from your due date. Register early to ensure availability. If delivering at AMMC, the classes are free of charge. Otherwise, there is a small fee. Call the AMMC Education Department at 870-239-7016 for pricing and to register. Registration is required for all classes.