Prepared Childbirth Class are offered throughout the year. Each session provides information covering: Breathing Techniques Labor/Delivery Anesthesia & Analgesia C-Section/Induction Early Postpartum Newborn Care and Routine. Classes should be attended during the last 8 weeks of pregnancy and registration is required due to limited enrollment. To Register: Call 857-5640, Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Location: Health Center Riverside located at 1900 8th Avenue SE.
All classes are held from 7:00pm-9:00pm and are free of charge. Class size is limited to 16 per class. Instructor: Laureen Klein, BSN, RN, CLE. Laureen has been a registered nurse since 1978 and has worked in the nursery and the neonatal intensive care unit since 1981. She became a certified lactation educator in 1995. Laureen wants breastfeeding to be a successful and enjoyable experience for new mothers. She is able to assist newborns that have difficulty in feeding.