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Baby Care Boot Camp

DateBox EventDetailTime EventDetailLocation
Jul
13
Sat
Jul 13, 2019
Saturday
2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
MidMichigan Medical Center - Gratiot
Alma, MI

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Registration Details

Registration is closed.

Registration is required and space is limited.

This class will be held in the Wilcox Auditorium.

Fees & Payment

The charge for this program is $30 per couple. Payment is due at the time of registration, using a debit or credit card. We accept MasterCard, Visa or Discover. Instructors do not take money at the class.

Medicaid Coverage
Healthy Beginnings classes are fully covered under Medicaid. Patients who are currently enrolled in Medicaid may enter their Medicaid number when registering for these classes to receive them free of charge. Please note, per Medicaid policy, patients must attend at least 50 percent of the class time and cover at least 50 percent of the class material. Patients who register and then fail to meet the attendance requirement will be responsible to pay for the class in full.

Need Help Paying for Classes?
Funding is also available for non-Medicaid patients to help make classes more affordable. If you need help covering the cost of these classes, contact Health Line at (800) 999-3199 or email health.line@midmichigan.org to ask about payment options.

Description

This class is designed to bring birth parents, grandparents or adoptive parents quickly up to speed on the essentials of caring for a new baby. It will help you make informed decisions and develop your natural instincts and self-confidence.

Topics include:

  • Infant medical procedures
  • Going home
  • Newborn behaviors
  • Sleep
  • Crying and comforting
  • Diapering
  • Bathing
  • Dressing
  • Umbilical cord care
  • Circumcision care
  • Jaundice
  • Keeping baby and parents healthy
  • Delivery recovery for mom
  • Postpartum depression
  • Your partner’s feelings
  • Potential stress in family
  • Exercise

This class is eligible for the Baby Bundle discount and is Free for patient with Medicaid (see details).

Cancellation and Refund Policy

Schedule & Location

Schedule

Date Time Location
1. Sat, July 13 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM MidMichigan Medical Center - Gratiot

Location Details

  • MidMichigan Medical Center - Gratiot
    300 E. Warwick Drive
    Alma, MI 48801
    Main: (989) 463-1101

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Personal Assistance

MidMichigan Health Line can help you register for a class or find your way to one of our facilities.

Phone (989) 837-9090

Toll Free (800) 999-3199

Hours 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., Monday - Friday, Eastern Time

Refund Policy

If you are unable to attend an event for which you registered, we are happy to reschedule you for another available date, transfer your registration to another eligible person, or process a full refund. To receive a transfer or refund, you must call MidMichigan Health Line prior to the cancellation deadline for your event.

Baby Bundle

Save $30 when you register for all three Healthy Beginnings classes: Pregnancy, Labor & DeliveryInfant Feeding & Safety; and Baby Care Boot Camp. Place all three of these classes in your cart before checkout and then enter promo code BB30 at checkout.

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