Prep for baby with accommodating class options

June 20, 2019

GOSHEN, Ind. – In addition to live classes, Goshen Health offers an online childbirth and newborn preparation class for busy expecting parents. Classes offered by the hospital now include:
  • YoMingo is an online course and the content is free. This one-of-a-kind tool gives expecting parents information regarding pregnancy and newborns. It can also serve as a great refresher course for expecting parents who have already had a baby. It is recommended to register for Goshen Hospital’s YoMingo childbirth content prior to attending a live class. To register, please visit Yomingogoshen.com. If you do not have access to the internet or would prefer a book version be sent to your home, please call (574) 364-2582.   
  • Childbirth Express is a live four-hour class. The class offers hands-on learning to prepare for the birth of your baby. The next express class is on Saturday, June 29, from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the Hickory/Sycamore room at Goshen Hospital. This class is recommended for all expecting first-time parents or those who feel they need a more in-depth refresher.  
  • If you prefer an evening course, the Childbirth Series class is offered over two evenings from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. The next set of classes are scheduled for Monday, July 1 and Monday, July 8 in the Hickory/Sycamore room at Goshen Hospital.
To register for either live class, visit GoshenHealth.com/patient-information/find-an-event or call (877) 566-4660. For more information, or if the class creates a financial hardship for you, please call (574) 364-2582. Space is limited to 12 expectant couples per class. Cost is $50 and registration is required. One or two support persons may accompany the expectant mother at no extra cost. 
 
Participants enjoying and learning from the educational material offered in a Goshen Health Childbirth Class.
 
Participants enjoying and learning from the educational material offered in a Goshen Health Childbirth Class.
 
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About Goshen Health:
Goshen Health is a community-owned, nonprofit healthcare organization committed to improving the health of its communities. To live out the organization’s mission, Colleagues practice compassion, accountability, respect and excellence in every endeavor. The health system includes 30 locations across four counties with specialized cancer care; heart and vascular care; and a physician’s network with primary and specialty care.
 
For more information about Goshen Health, contact Liz Fisher at (574) 364-2776, lfisher2@goshenhealth.com or visit www.GoshenHealth.com.