Virtual Childbirth and Parenting Classes - Baton Rouge

Due to recent events with COVID-19, free virtual childbirth and parenting classes for parents, parents-to-be, and grandparents in Baton Rouge are being offered online. These classes are hosted by Ochsner Baptist.

Visit Ochsner.org/baptistclasses for scheduling information and to register for the following classes.

Class 1- Labor & Delivery

Topic: Pregnancy. When to go to the hospital and vaginal birth.

Tuesdays: 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

Class 2- Medical Interventions

Topic: Inductions, pain relief options, fetal monitoring, C-sections and more.

Tuesdays: 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

Class 3- Postpartum & Baby Safety

Topic: Care of new moms after delivery and newborn safety information.

Tuesdays: 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

Class 4- Newborn Care

Topic: Care of your baby in the hospital and when you get home.

Tuesdays: 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

Grandparents

Topic: Grandma & Grandpa, things are different than when you had a baby! Come learn about skin-to-skin, rooming-in, the latest on the labor curve, breastfeeding and safe sleep. Registration is required. Register at ochsner.org/baptistclasses. If classes are full or you would like to cancel, email jducoing@ochsner.org.

This class can also be a good overview for those parents who are not able to attend our prenatal classes.

Thursdays: 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

Prenatal Refresher

Topic: For moms who have had a baby before, this class reviews key points concerning labor, birth, and the newborn baby. It also explains how things may have changed since your last birth experience and how Baptist is such a unique place to deliver. This class can also be an option for first time parents who cannot attend our recommended 4 prenatal class series.

If classes are full or you would like to cancel, email jducoing@ochsner.org.

Thursdays: 6:30 p.m.- 8:30 p.m.

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Date and Time
Thursday, October 22, 2020 at 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Future Event Dates
Thursday, October 29, 2020 at 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
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Tuesday, November 3, 2020 at 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
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Thursday, November 5, 2020 at 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
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