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Marathon Childbirth Class

photo: 3 pregnant moms in class



Birthing center visitation restrictions

To help contain coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), Ballad Health hospitals have implemented new labor and delivery visitation restrictions, including:

  • Allowing just 1 visitor per room*
  • Engaging all visitors in screening protocols
  • Limiting public entry points

*Visitors are not currently allowed in non-pediatric hospital departments. Please read more about these visitation restrictions.

Marathon Childbirth Class presentation

While childbirth classes are on hold due to the COVID-19 pandemic, you can still prepare for the coming of your baby.

In this childbirth presentation, you will learn more about:

  • When to contact your healthcare provider
  • True vs. false labor
  • How contractions are timed
  • When to go to the hospital
  • Pain management, including epidural
  • Cesarean birth
  • And more

Download the Marathon Childbirth Class presentation [PowerPoint file, 5.74MB]

The is a one day course designed to help expectant parents understand more about childbirth, pain management, delivery and after delivery care. Lunch is not provided, but a lunch break will be taken.

Beginning in July, This will be a 1-day Childbirth class that will discuss topics related to Childbirth, pain management, delivery, and after delivery care as well as Infant Care and Introduction to Breastfeeding. This class is designed to incorporate 3 classes all in the same day, which is great for busy schedules. Lunch is not provided, but a lunch break will be taken.

Any stage of pregnancy welcome

Registration is for mom and 1 support person.

This class is FREE!


Session Start Date Time Location Register
Marathon Childbirth Class (December 4) Saturday, December 4, 2021 9:00AM - 5:00PM Indian Path Community Hospital
Limit 4 registrants
This session is full.