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.


  • $65 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

Register to take classes as early as possible. Ideally, classes should be taken during the dates of when you are between 32-34 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 approximately 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 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 due to COVID19.