Health Education

Saturday Childbirth Class at St Vincent s Riverside

Everything you need to know about preparing for the birth of your baby.

Cost

  • $60 Option 1
  • $20 Option 2
  • $40 Option 3

Registration

Classes cover the anatomy and physiology of pregnancy, what to expect during labor and birth, labor support and Lamaze techniques, hospital routines, analgesia and anesthesia, medical interventions, Cesarean birth, and newborn procedures. Registration covers mom plus one support person. Includes a tour of the Family Birth Place.
Class is from 9 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. with an hour for lunch.
Class fee is $60.  If you are a St. Vincent's employee you may take the class for $40. Please email Doris from your ascension email as proof of discount. Medicaid patients may take the class for $20. Please email a screenshot of your Medicaid card before class date as proof of discount. You do not have to be a St. Vincent's patient to attend our childbirth classes.


Class is held in the Orthopedic Education Room #1502. The entrance to the hospital through the Dillon garage is locked on the weekends so there are two options for parking.  You can park in the DePaul garage, cross the breezeway, and enter the hospital through the main entrance, take a right at the gift shop and then take the first hallway to your left by the registration area. Classroom is down the hall on your right.  You can also park in the King Street garage at the intersection of King Street and St. John's Avenue, cross the breezeway and enter the hospital through the ER doors, take a left and the classroom is down the hall on your left. Please bring a bottle of lotion for massage practice.
Call 904-308-7325 or email doris.leary@ascension.org for questions and info.

Other Dates and Times

WhenDate Time Registration
Saturday
March 9, 2019
9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Saturday
March 23, 2019
9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Saturday
April 6, 2019
9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Saturday
May 4, 2019
9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

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