Preparation for Childbirth/One-Session Class at Long Island Jewish Medical Center

Date: August 20th, 2017
Time: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Katz Women's Hospital at Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park
270-05 76th Avenue
New Hyde Park, NY 11040
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Our Preparation for Childbirth Class prepares expecting parents for the birthing experience. Northwell Health Nurse Educators discuss: . The process of labor and birth . Relaxation and breathing techniques . The role of the partner and coaching skills . Hospital admission policies and procedures . Anesthesia/analgesic options . Vaginal and cesarean births . Postpartum expectations The class should be completed 3-4 weeks prior to your estimated delivery date. We suggest you bring lunch or you can purchase at the hospital. Call 718 470-7000 for questions related to weather cancellations. If you are a Northwell Health employee, please call for discount information. We also offer classes on breastfeeding, baby care basics and CPR, as well as car seat safety checkups at Cohen Children’s Medical Center. If you’d like a car seat safety check, please call (718) 470-3352 for an appointment. For those not taking the class Information Sessions are offered for our patients registered to deliver at Long Island Jewish Medical Center. Please call (718) 470-5134 for an appointment.