Carolinas HealthCare System

Carolinas Medical Center (CMC) offers prepared childbirth classes which cover the following topics:

  • What to expect during labor and delivery
  • Relaxation and breathing techniques
  • Pain management choices

In addition to in-class discussions on the above topics, films on birth and cesarean section are shown.

All classes are taught by certified instructors who are Registered Nurses in the Maternity Center.

Cost: $60. (Ask about our "bundle" pricing when registering for this class)

Weekend and evening series are offered on the following dates:

  • Sunday, May 21st and Sunday, May 28th from 4 - 7:30 p.m.
 CMC  (Morehead Medical Plaza)
  • Tuesday, May 23rd and Tuesday, May 30th from 6 - 9:30 p.m.
 CMC  (Morehead Medical Plaza)
  • Saturday, June 3rd from 12 - 7 p.m.
 CMC-Huntersville 
  • Sunday, June 4th from 12 - 7 p.m.
 CMC  (Morehead Medical Plaza)
  • Monday, June 5th and Monday, June 12th p.m.
 CMC  (Morehead Medical Plaza) 
  • Wednesday, June 14 and Thursday, June 15th from 6 - 9:30 p.m.
 CMC  (Morehead Medical Plaza) 
  • Saturday, June 17th and Saturday, June 24th from 8:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.
 CMC  (Morehead Medical Plaza)
  • Thursday, June 22th and Thursday, June 29th from 6:30 - 10 p.m.
 CMC  (Morehead Medical Plaza) 
  • Tuesday, June 27 and Wednesday, June 28th from 6 - 9:30 p.m.
 CMC  (Morehead Medical Plaza) 
  • Saturday, July 1st from 12 - 7 p.m.
 CMC-Huntersville
  • Sunday, July 2nd and Sunday, July 9th from 3:30 - 7 p.m.
 CMC  (Morehead Medical Plaza)
  • Friday, July 7th and Friday, July 14th from 6 - 9:30 p.m.
 CMC  (Morehead Medical Plaza) 
  • Wednesday, July 19th & Wednesday, July 26th from 6 - 9:30 p.m.
 CMC  (Morehead Medical Plaza)
  • Saturday, July 29th from 12 - 7 p.m.
 CMC  (Morehead Medical Plaza)
  • Monday, July 31st and Monday, August 7th from 6:30 - 10 p.m.
 CMC  (Morehead Medical Plaza)

 

New: Naturally Prepared Childbirth Class

This five week class series is focused on parents that desire an unmedicated labor and delivery.

Topics included in this class:

  • Stages of labor
  • Labor progression techniques
  • Breathing, relaxation
  • Massage techniques
  • Information on Caesarean birth

This class is taught by a Registered Nurse who is an Internationally Certified Childbirth Educator.

Cost: $60. (Ask about our "bundle" pricing when registering for this class)

  • Tuesday, May 23rd, 30th, June 6th, 13th, 20th from 6 - 8:30 p.m.
 CMC  (Morehead Medical Plaza)
  • Monday, July 10th, 17, 24, 31, August 7th from 6 - 8:30 p.m.
 CMC  (Morehead Medical Plaza)

To register, you may submit an online registration request, call CMC BabyLine at 704-355-BABY (2229) or email us.Registration for all classes is required.

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