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.

Cost

  • Free Bill to Insurance

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

Pre-register to take classes when you are between 34 and 36 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 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 registrants insurance is billed $70.00 per session after attending. Any amounts not covered by insurance will be the registrants 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
Thursday
September 20, 2018
6:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
Wednesday
October 3, 2018
6:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
Tuesday
October 23, 2018
6:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
Wednesday
November 28, 2018
6:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m.