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Childbirth Preparation Classes

McLeod Health offers several options for childbirth preparation classes, including a four- or five-week series that meets one night per week, or one-day Saturday classes for those who cannot fit several weeks of classes into their schedules. Both class formats cover the following topics:

  • Stages of labor
  • Breathing and relaxation techniques
  • Pain management options and interventions during labor
  • Preparing for delivery

Participants should bring 2 bed pillows and wear comfortable clothes (no skirts or dresses).

Schedule

Four/Five week series or one day class

Tuesday Night Series, 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Jan. 7 - Feb. 4
Feb. 18 - Mar. 18
Apr. 1 - Apr. 29
June 3 - July 1
Oct. 7 - Nov. 4

Wednesday Night Series, 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Feb. 12 - Mar. 12
Mar. 26 - Apr. 23
May 7 - June 4
June 18 - July 16
July 30 - Aug. 27
Sept. 10 - Oct. 8
Oct. 22 - Nov. 19

Saturday, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Feb. 8th
May 10th
July 19th
Nov. 8th

Registration

This class is free of charge for those who plan to deliver at McLeod Regional Medical Center. Fees apply to those who plan to deliver elsewhere. Registration is required. Please call McLeod Reservations & Scheduling at (843) 777-2005 or toll-free at 1-800-667-2005 to register.

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