Health Education

Understanding Your Newborn eClass - Ascension Providence Hospital

Unable to attend a class at the hospital? We can help.



This interactive online course covers essential information for the first six weeks and beyond, including clear video examples of bathing, feeding and diapering, and lets you know when to call the doctor. You will also stay organized with a variety of helpful checklists and trackers! Allow 2-3 hours to complete. You can access the eClass for 270 days from any computer or mobile device with an internet connection.

eClass chapters:

  • Newborn Traits
  • Newborn Behaviors
  • Crying and Comforting
  • Feeding
  • Diapering
  • Bathing, Nail Care & Dressing
  • Newborn Health
  • Newborn Safety

This class is available in English, Spanish, Portuguese, French, German, Arabic, Japanese and Chinese. If you require assistance, please email us!

Once you complete your registration you will receive a confirmation email with a one-time use code and instructions to access your class. For assistance, please email us at

If you desire a more personal, face-to-face class with an experienced instructor/nurse, please consider attending our Virtual or In-Person courses instead. Get all the information included in our eClass, plus all of your personal questions answered. Visit our homepage to learn more.

**Anyone from any hospital is welcome to take this course**

If you cancel your registration, a refund will be given if a cancellation request is received prior to the start of the class/program.