Saint Thomas Rutherford Weekend Childbirth ClassSaint Thomas Rutherford Weekend Class
This TWO day weekend class will prepare you and your support person for what to expect during your childbirth experience.
It is recommended to take this class sometime between the 28th-36th week of pregnancy.
Everything you need to know about the birth of your baby will be covered in TWO days. A tour of the hospital will be included during class. The fee covers both mom and her support person.
**Please note that this is a weekend series, and you will attend class on both Saturday (8am to 12pm) AND Sunday (1pm tp 5pm).
Class Topics Include:
Anatomy and Discomforts of Pregnancy
Onset and Stages of Labor
Basic Comfort Measures
Pain Management / Epidural
Interventions in Labor
Newborn Appearance and Procedures
We offer a CPR for Family and Friends class at Saint Thomas Rutherford for those interested in learning lay-rescuer CPR in a safe manner for infants, children, and adults. Please visit https://ascension-tn.regfox.com/childbirth-family-and-friends-cpr-st-thomas-rutherford for more details.
(*Couples planning to have an unmedicated, “natural” childbirth may want to attend a class that provides a greater focus on natural labor pain management such as a Lamaze or Hypnobirthing class. )
For additional information, please email STRutherfordFamilyLearningCenter@sth.org or call 615-396-5376.
In the event you need to cancel your registration, please email STRutherfordFamilyLearningCenter@sth.org to request a refund or to transfer your registration to another date.
A full refund will be given if your class is cancelled by the site.