Health Education

Parent Education: Childbirth Education Class

Genesys Family Birthing Center offers a one day class to help you prepare for labor and delivery.

We encourage you to enjoy this special time in your life and be well prepared for the journey of labor and delivery.

Childbirth Education Topics

  • Pregnancy warning signs
  • Early signs of labor
  • Comfort measures for early labor
  • What to expect and how to plan
  • Comfort strategies for labor and delivery including positioning, massage and pain management
  • Breathing patterns
  • Labor and delivery procedures
  • Birthing process
  • Expectations while in hospital

Register to take classes as early as possible due to limited availability. 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 class is approximately 3.5 hours. Feel free to bring beverages and snacks to class.

If you have questions about this registration, please email parenteducation@ascension.org or call 810-606-5898.

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 **********

*Registrants must be delivering at Ascension Genesys hospital.

*Ascension Genesys reserves the right to cancel or reschedule class.