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Preparation For Childbirth

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Apr 2 - May 7, 2018
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6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
MidMichigan Medical Center - Alpena
Alpena, MI

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Registration Details

Registration is closed.

This class will be held in the Auditorium.

Registration is required and space is limited.

The ideal time to complete this class is between 28-36 weeks of pregnancy. Please choose a class that starts after your 28th week of pregnancy and that finishes at least 30 days prior to your expected due date.

Fees & Payment

The charge for this program is $45 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.

This class is also covered by Medicaid. You will have the option to enter your 10-digit Medicaid number instead of paying by credit card, and we will bill Medicaid on your behalf. You must attend at least 50 percent of the class time and cover at least 50 percent of the class material to be eligible for Medicaid reimbursement. If you register and then fail to complete the attendance requirements, you will be responsible for the $45 fee and will receive a bill from the hospital. If you have enrolled in Medicaid but do not yet know your Medicaid number, we recommend that you wait to receive your number before registering for this class.

Scholarships are available for families with a financial need who are not covered by Medicaid. To ask about scholarship eligibility, please call MidMichigan Health Line toll free at (800) 999-3199.

Description

This class series prepares you and your labor partner for active participation in the birth experience. Classes cover relaxation, breathing awareness, natural childbirth, epidurals and other anesthesia procedures, hospital practices, and the most up-to-date techniques for labor and delivery, including the unexpected and cesarean birth. A hospital tour is part of the class.

Please bring a pillow, bottled water and a light snack to class.

This class is eligible for the Baby Bundle discount.

Cancellation and Refund Policy

Schedule & Location

Schedule

This event includes all of the 6 meeting times below.
Date Time Location
1. Mon, April 02 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM MidMichigan Medical Center - Alpena
2. Mon, April 09 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM MidMichigan Medical Center - Alpena
3. Mon, April 16 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM MidMichigan Medical Center - Alpena
4. Mon, April 23 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM MidMichigan Medical Center - Alpena
5. Mon, April 30 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM MidMichigan Medical Center - Alpena
6. Mon, May 07 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM MidMichigan Medical Center - Alpena

Location Details

  • MidMichigan Medical Center - Alpena
    1501 W. Chisholm Street
    Alpena, MI 49707
    Main: 989-356-7000

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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.
Cancellation and Refund Policy

Baby Bundle Discount

Receive a discount when you register for Preparation for Childbirth, Breastfeeding: Healthy Beginnings, and Baby Care Boot Camp. Place all three of these classes in your cart and enter promo code BB15 at checkout and receive a $15 dollar discount.

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