Birth Center Preparation

Offered At:

Lutheran Medical Center
Wheat Ridge, CO

In order to attend this class, you must have completed the Birth Center Screening Process by calling Betsy De Leon at 303-425-8443.

Planning to give birth in one of our newly-renovated Birth Center suites? This class prepares you for a family-centered, low-intervention birth center experience with the safety net of the hospital. Our Birth Center preparation class focuses on learning and practicing holistic coping techniques including use of labor support slings, large relaxation Jacuzzi tubs, aromatherapy and more. Other topics include what to expect during labor and mom & baby care. Offered select Sundays.

A 30-minute lunch break is included in this class. For your convenience, lunch may be purchased at Lutheran's La Piazza cafe, which offers hot and cold sandwiches, burritos, and a daily hot entree on weekend days, as well as coffee and other beverages. 

Please wear comfortable clothes to this class (we recommend that skirts and/or dresses not be worn), and bring two small pillows and a blanket or mat so you may comfortably practice positions on the floor.

Contact:

Women & Family Services
303-425-2229

Registration Instructions:

You must have completed the Birth Center Screening to enroll in this class. If you have not completed this screening process, please contact Betsy De Leon at 303-425-8443 before enrolling.  

Your class registration fee includes you and your support person. 

We understand that circumstances may arise that require you to cancel your registration. Refunds of class fees, less a $10 service charge, are available up to five business days prior to the start of class.You may transfer your registration to another date within five business days before the class. Transfers or refunds may not be available after this time.

 In case of inclement weather, please call the main hospital line at 303-425-4500 one hour prior to class start time for cancellation information. Should class be cancelled or delayed, we will contact you via the email address and/or phone number you provide at registration. 

 If you have any questions, please call Women and Family Services at 303-425-2229. 

Fee:

$85.00

Dates Offered:

07/21/2019 at 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

This one-day session is designed for parents who have completed the screening process and have been approved by their OB provider to give birth in the Birth Center suites. If you have not completed this screening process, please contact Betsy De Leon at 303-425-8443.

Class will break for one hour for lunch.

Lutheran Medical Center Womens Education Center Classrooms 2nd Floor North Pavilion 8300 West 38th Avenue (Main Hospital - Entrance #2) 2nd Floor North Wheat Ridge, CO 80033 Maps & Direction
Instructor(s):
08/17/2019 at 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

This one-day session is designed for parents who have completed the screening process and have been approved by their OB provider to give birth in the Birth Center suites. If you have not completed this screening process, please contact Betsy De Leon at 303-425-8443.

Class will break for one hour for lunch.

Lutheran Medical Center Womens Education Center Classrooms 2nd Floor North Pavilion 8300 West 38th Avenue (Main Hospital - Entrance #2) 2nd Floor North Wheat Ridge, CO 80033 Maps & Direction
Instructor(s):
09/08/2019 at 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

This one-day session is designed for parents who have completed the screening process and have been approved by their OB provider to give birth in the Birth Center suites. If you have not completed this screening process, please contact Betsy De Leon at 303-425-8443.

Class will break for one hour for lunch.

Lutheran Medical Center Womens Education Center Classrooms 2nd Floor North Pavilion 8300 West 38th Avenue (Main Hospital - Entrance #2) 2nd Floor North Wheat Ridge, CO 80033 Maps & Direction
Instructor(s):
10/12/2019 at 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

This one-day session is designed for parents who have completed the screening process and have been approved by their OB provider to give birth in the Birth Center suites. If you have not completed this screening process, please contact Betsy De Leon at 303-425-8443.

Class will break for one hour for lunch.

Lutheran Medical Center Womens Education Center Classrooms 2nd Floor North Pavilion 8300 West 38th Avenue (Main Hospital - Entrance #2) 2nd Floor North Wheat Ridge, CO 80033 Maps & Direction
Instructor(s):

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