Women & Children Classes

Childbirth I: Preparing for Birth

Cost: Free
Portneuf Medical Center
777 Hospital Way

Please register early as classes fill quickly.

Childbirth I: Preparing for Birth, contains information you will need to prepare for labor and delivery of your baby. This class is offered free of charge. You may also wish to sign up for Childbirth II: Preparing for Baby. We recommend that you begin taking classes any time after the 28th week of gestation, but before the 37th week in case you deliver early.

Registration is required and includes the expectant mother and one adult support person. Please call 239-1400 for more information or if you need to cancel your registration.

Topics include:

  • Stages Of Labor
  • The Birth Process
  • Anesthesia (epidurals, spinals, intrathecals)
  • Medical Interventions (fetal monitoring, inductions, Cesarean birth, etc.)
  • Breathing and Relaxation

Light refreshments will be served.

All classes are held at Portneuf Medical Center in the Conference Center- Mink Creek Classroom, located on the ground floor.

Childbirth II: Preparing for Baby

Cost: Free
Portneuf Medical Center
777 Hospital Way

Please register early as classes fill quickly.

Childbirth II: Preparing for Baby, contains information you will need to care for you and your newborn following delivery. This class is offered free of charge. You may also wish to sign up for Childbirth I: Preparing for Birth. We recommend that you begin taking classes any time after the 28th week of gestation, but before the 37th week in case you deliver early.

Registration is required and includes the expectant mother and one adult support person. Please call 239-1400 for more information or if you need to cancel your registration.

Topics include:

  • Newborn Care
  • Postpartum Care
  • Breastfeeding

Light refreshments will be served.

All classes are held at Portneuf Medical Center in the Conference Center- Mink Creek Classroom, located on the ground floor.

Hospital Tour

Cost: Free
Portneuf Medical Center
777 Hospital Way

Join us for a tour of the Women's and Children's area and learn important information about delivering at Portneuf Medical Center.

Registration is required and includes the expectant mother and one adult support person. This event is not suitable for children. Please call 239-1400 for more information or if you need to cancel your registration.

The tour will leave the main lobby promptly at 6:00 pm.

 

Super Sitter Safe Kids

Cost: $40
Building C, Main Classroom
957 Hospital Way, Building C

Please call our office at (208) 239-1400

This class is designed for boys and girls at least 11 years old, and teaches how to safely care for children they babysit and how to be safe without an adult nearby. The class includes guest speakers from the police department and fire department. Course topics include babysitting basics, safety, discipline, basic first aid, CPR and much more! Pizza lunch and snacks are provided.  All participants receive a backpack full of course materials and basic supplies for babysitting.