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Childbirth Preparation Weekend

This weekend class (Friday evening and all day Saturday) is designed to prepare you for giving birth. The emphasis is on stages of labor, determining when to go to the hospital , comfort and coping strategies during labor, including the epidural and pain management and the birth process.

Friday 6pm-9pm and Saturday 9am-4pm

In addition, the class addresses the importance of emotional support during labor and helps ease anxiety surrounding the birth experience.

Offered every other month

Tour of the Maternity Center is also included.

IRMC will bill your insurance company and many times they will cover the cost of these classes. In the event that your insurance does not cover this service, you may want to take advantage of the package price we charge, if paid up front:

$65 would cover and include the following classes:

Childbirth Preparation (Series or Weekend)
Breastfeeding Workshop
Newborn Basics class

Start time: 6:00 PM
End time: 9:00 PM
Location: IRMC, Main Hospital, 1st floor VIP Conference Room
Contact: Heather Harkleroad
Phone: 724-357-7496
Sponsor: Perinatal Education