New Hyde Park, New York 11040 Room: Parent Resource Room at KWH in LIJ Rm T132 View on Google Maps
Our Preparation for Childbirth class prepares the expectant mother and her support person for the birthing experience. Our nurse educators will discuss the process of labor and birth, relaxation and breathing techniques, the role of the partner and coaching skills, hospital admission policies and procedures, anesthesia/analgesic options, vaginal and cesarean births and postpartum expectations. A tour of Labor and Delivery, Katz Women's Hospital at Long Island Jewish, New Hyde Park, is included. This class should be taken four to six weeks prior to your estimated delivery date.
This class will begin promptly at 9:00 A.M and end at approximately 5 pm. A class can be cancelled due to insufficient registration and we will transfer you into a second choice. Please call 718-470-5134 for weather related announcements.
NSLIJ Employees please call for discount information.
Other Parenting classes provided include: Baby Care Basics, Baby Safe, Breastfeeding, Infant-Child CPR, Lamaze, and Child Car Seat Safety Check-ups.
Nassau County Safe Kids Free Child Car Seat Safety Check-ups are held at Cohen Childrens Hospital (718-470-3352) and Plainview Hospital (516-719-2613). Appointments are required.