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Johnson City Medical Center

 

Class/Time

Date (Click on Date of Class to Register)

Childbirth Class Series
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Monday Nights, every other month
Dates: Mar 3-17, May 5-19
Jul 7-21, Sep 8-22, Nov 3-17

Cost:
$20

This is a 3 week series class that will discuss such topics as Third Trimester of Pregnancy, The Labor Process, Birth, Breathing and Relaxation Techniques, Pain Management and Post Partum Care17. This class spans three weeks, giving participants more time in the class setting to ask questions and learn at a slower pace.

Participants should bring 2 pillows and a blanket/mat to 1st night of class.

Register for the class by the 28th week - take class between 30-32 weeks.

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Childbirth Relaxation
and Breathing Class
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

2nd Tuesday, every other month
Dates: Mar 11, May 13, Jul 8, Sep 9, Nov 11
Cost: $10

**Must have taken Childbirth Class Series or Marathon Class BEFORE this class**
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Marathon Childbirth Class
9:00 am - 4:30 pm

1st Saturday, every other month
DatesApr 5, Jun 7, Aug 2, Oct 4, Dec 6
Cost: $20

This is a 1 day Childbirth class that will discuss such topics as Third Trimester of Pregnancy, The Labor Process, Birth, Breathing and Relaxation Techniques, Pain Management and Post Partum Care. This class is very fast paced and does not go into as much detail as the Series Childbirth Class but is great for those on a busy schedule. Lunch is not provided and participants should bring 2 pillows and blanket/mat to class.

Register for class by the 28th week.

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Infant Care Basics
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

1st Monday night, every other month
Dates: Apr 7, Jun 2, Aug 4, Oct 6, Dec 1
Cost: $10

Infant Care Basics class meets one time for two hours. The class discusses diapering, swaddling, bathing, and care of an infant. Car seats, day care, choosing a pediatrician are topics also discussed. This class is a very "Basic" class for new parents.

Register for this class 30 -34 weeks.
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Sibling Class
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
**3-9 year olds**

1st Tuesday, every other month
Dates: Mar 4, May 6, Jul 1, Sep 2, Nov 4
Cost: $10

A Sibling class meets one time for an hour. The child watches a movie regarding becoming a Sibling. This movie discusses newborn activities including crying, eating, and sleeping. The feelings of the older Sibling are discussed and encourage the child to tell an adult if they feel sad or left out due to the new baby. This class explores many aspects of becoming a Sibling in a fun and Silly way. There is also a tour of a birthing room so the child can see where mom will be.

Begin class when mom is past 30 weeks.
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Breastfeeding
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

2nd Tuesday of every other month
Dates: Apr 8, Jun 10, Aug 12, Oct 14, Dec 9
Cost: $10

Breastfeeding Basics class meets one time for two hours. The class is designed to help new moms understand how to begin breastfeeding, how breast milk is produced, all topics to assist new moms in getting started the 'right way'! The goal is to provide moms and support people with information to be successful in breastfeeding their newborn.

Class should be taken 32-38 weeks.
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Heartsaver & First Aid
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

3rd Tuesday, every other month
Dates: Apr 15, Jun 17, Aug 19, Oct 21, Dec 16
Cost: $10
(Cannot accept Cash, must pay by Check)
Taught by American Heart Instructors

Heart saver & First Aid Class is two in one! In the first hour of class, American Heart Instructors teach the participants how to administer CPR to a newborn. Mannequins are used.

The second hour of the class discusses First Aid.  Make checks out to Mountain States Health Alliance.