"Our Preparation for Childbirth class prepares expecting parents for the birthing experience.
Northwell Health nurse educators discuss:
The process of labor and birth
Relaxation and breathing techniques
The role of the partner and coaching skills
Hospital admission policies and procedures
Vaginal and cesarean births
This class should be completed 3-4 weeks prior to your estimated delivery date. We suggest you bring a snack and beverage.
Please call (516) 881-7000 for questions and weather-related announcements. If you are a Northwell Health employee or Medicaid beneficiary, please call for discount information. *Note, if you are a Medicaid beneficiary you are sill required to fill out all registration information.
We also offer classes on breastfeeding, baby care basics, and infant-child CPR, as well as free child car seat safety checkups at Cohen Children's Medical Center. If you would like a car seat safety check, please call (718) 470-3352 for an appointment."