Health Education

Parent Education Childbirth Education Series

Genesys Family Birthing Center offers the following classes as a two week series to help you prepare for labor and delivery.

We encourage you to participate and enjoy this special time in your life and the development of your baby. 

Childbirth Education I

Early signs of labor and what to do

  • Comfort measures for early labor
  • What to expect and how to plan
  • Tour the Family Birthing Center and receive an online course book

Childbirth Education II

  • Comfort strategies for labor and delivery including positioning, massage and pain management
  • Breathing patterns
  • Birthing process

Register to take classes when you are between 32-34 weeks gestation. Register under the expectant mother. A labor coach is encouraged to attend with you and is included with the expectant mother's registration.

Childbirth Education I and II are each  approximately 2 1/2 hours. By registering for this series, you are signing up for both sessions.  

If you have questions about this registration, please email parenteducation@ascension.org or call 810-606-5897. 

You will receive a confirmation email with the directions to the class room. Please read it thoroughly.

*******The registrant's insurance is billed first. Any amount not covered by insurance will be the registrant's responsibility. The billing codes are ICD Z34.9 and CPT code S9442 **********

Genesys reserves the right to cancel class if there are 5 or less registrants.

Other Dates and Times

WhenDate Time Registration
Wednesday
April 3, 2019
6:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
Wednesday
April 24, 2019
6:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
Thursday
May 23, 2019
6:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m.