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Classes & Support Groups

For your safety, some face-to-face classes and support groups may be cancelled, offered virtually or otherwise adapted to follow social distancing guidelines. If you register for a class, we will notify you of any changes or cancellations using the email address or phone number you provide at registration. MidMichigan Health will offer a full refund if we cancel a class. In the event that you need to cancel, our cancellation and refund policy will apply.

Classes & Screenings - Details

Registration Closed

Pregnancy, Labor and Delivery

DateBox EventDetailTime EventDetailLocation
Sep
11
Sat
Sep 11, 2021
Saturday
10:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Virtual - Webinar

3 Alternative Dates Available

Pregnancy, Labor and Delivery is also offered...

Nov
6
Sat
Saturday
10:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Virtual - Webinar
Registration Open
Dec
11
Sat
Saturday
10:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Conference Rooms H1601, H1602 & H1603
Midland, MI
Registration Open
Oct
2
Sat
Saturday
10:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Conference Rooms H1601, H1602 & H1603
Midland, MI
Registration Closed

Registration Details

Registration is closed.

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.

After you register, you will receive a follow-up email with instructions for how to attend the webinar. Please watch your email for these instructions.

If you do not receive these instructions, call MidMichigan Health Line at (800) 999-3199.

Fees & Payment

The charge for this program is $60 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 prepares you and your labor partner for active participation in the birth experience. The class covers:

  • Relaxation
  • Breathing awareness
  • Natural childbirth
  • Epidurals and other anesthesia procedures
  • Hospital practices
  • The most up-to-date techniques for labor and delivery, including the unexpected and cesarean birth
  • A hospital tour is included for classes held at the hospital. There is an opportunity to have a tour of the OB unit; this will be explained during your scheduled class. (DUE TO COVID GUIDELINES - TOURS ARE NOT AVAILABLE AT THIS TIME)

Please bring any items that you feel may needed to make it through the class such as a pillow, bottle water, and snacks.

Schedule & Location

Schedule

Date Time Location
1. Sat, September 11 10:30 AM to 3:30 PM Virtual - Webinar

Location Details

  • Virtual - Webinar

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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 9 a.m. - 4 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.

Find A Support Group

MidMichigan Health sponsors a variety of support groups across our service areas.

If you don't see a support group in the list for your topic of interest, you may want to search the Michigan Mental Health Networker or National Self-Help Clearinghouse.