Classes and Education
Childbirth Preparation - Fast Track, 3 Sessions (Fremont)
This condensed three week series is offered for mothers and the labor support person of their choosing whose schedules don't allow for our traditional series. Our certified and experienced childbirth educators will help you prepare for the physical and emotional challenges of childbirth.
Labor and delivery
Stages of labor: timing, contractions, when to go to hospital
Coping with labor: breathing techniques, positions, comfort measures, support
Hospital policies, medical procedures and birth options
Medications and anesthesia
A supplemental Skills class is available monthly at no cost for couples enrolled in this series who would like additional time to practice labor support techniques and comfort strategies.
**Tours of El Camino hospital are included as part of the class when taken at the Mountain View Center. If you are taking a class at a different PAMF facility and are planning to deliver at ECH for the first time, please call 650-934-7373 to arrange for a tour once you've completed your class registration.
**Those couples delivering at Lucile Packard Children's Hospital (Palo Alto), Washington Hospital (Fremont), Sutter Maternity and Surgery (Santa Cruz) and Sequoia Hospital (Redwood City) should contact the hospital directly for tour information.
Where & When
|Date||January 8, 2015|
Palo Alto Medical Foundation
|Time||7:00 PM to 9:00 PM|
|Venue||Fremont Center, Conference Center, Building 2|
3200 Kearney St.
Fremont, CA 94538
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For more information or to register call 650-853-2960 or use our online registration form below.Register now with our online form.
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