Classes: Baby Business
Before your bundle of joy arrives, we ask that you schedule a time to meet with one of our lactation and childbirth educators to get registered for your upcoming hospital stay. During this time you will also receive a tour of The Birth Place at Community Hospital. Appointments are currently available Monday through Friday from 12:00- 2:00 pm. If this time doesn't work for you, please call for alternative appointment. Childbirth Education Classes
Childbirth Education Classes inspire the beginning of your parenting journey. Whether this is your first pregnancy, or you need an update on the most recent infant care practices, The Birth Place at Community Hospital offers parents a chance to learn about the newest techniques, methods, and options in labor and delivery. Science and research continues to expand our knowledge about preparing for childbirth. Click here
to learn more and sign up.
What to Expect When you Arrive
Patients and their significant other or partner are allowed to enter through a private elevator on the west side of the building. Family members and friends will enter either through the main entrance or the emergency room after hours for the security of our infants. The patient will be taken to a triage room where she will be evaluated. The typical experience in the triage area includes:The patient being placed on a fetal monitorVital signs are takenA urine specimen will be requiredQuestions are asked regarding the reason for the visit
The Obstetrician or Certified Nurse-Midwife will then be notified to determine the best plan of action for you.
Family members will need to obtain a badge from our front desk after entering the unit to help them to be identifiable to the LDRP nurses and staff.
Once admitted, families are welcome to bring birthing supplies and pain management aids along with personal hygiene items to make their stay more homelike. Click here
to see the recommend list. Our goal is to make every encounter to the LDRP comfortable and enhance your delivery experience.