Bonner General Health offers Childbirth Education classes to help parents-to-be learn what to expect both during and after pregnancy.
All classes are held in Suite 101 of the BGH Health Services Building located at 423 N. Third Avenue, in downtown Sandpoint.
Classes are free and no registration is required, refreshments will be served.
Please contact Joann at 208-265-7484 for more information.
Classes held in a four part series, topics and dates are below.
Week 1 ~ Labor & Delivery
- What to expect
- Birthing plans
- Medication options
Speaker – Joann Filce RN, Maternity Dept. Manager & Labor Nurse
Week 2 ~ Breast Feeding Techniques & Tour of BGH Family-Centered Maternity Unit
- What happens in the hospital
- Breast feeding and lactation
Speaker – Angie Shadel RN, Certified Lactation Consultant
Week 3 ~ Newborn Care & Post Partum Mom
- Newborn care & safety
- Car seat information
- Things to expect after you go home
- Developmental expectations
Speakers – Dr. Algoe, Dr. DeLand & Dr. Rose
Week 4 ~ Guest Speaker
- February 7th, 14th, 21st & 28th
- April 4th, 11th, 18th & 25th
- June 6th, 13th, 20th & 27th
All classes are on Tuesday evenings from 6:00pm to 8:00pm