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Atlantic Health System’s Parent Education Departments offer an online childbirth class for expectant parents who are unable to attend on-site class or want further education.
Our user-friendly, web-based program uses videos, personal stories, animations, activities and games to help soon-to-be parents prepare for the arrival of their new baby.
Online Childbirth Topics
Some of the material covered in our program includes:
- – bodily changes, discomforts, warning signs, nutrition and exercise
- – preparing for birth, pre-labor signs and onset of labor, including a showcase of real-life birth stories
- Medical procedures
- – epidurals and cesarean sections
- Comfort techniques
- – breathing, relaxation, massage, visualization, focal points, hydrotherapy, labor and pushing positions, and advice for partners
Our online childbirth class works on both PCs and Macs with high-speed Internet access. The cost is $200 with access for nine months.
Once registered, users will receive information to access the course that will be valid for nine months following their initial login.
Educational materials may be printed for future reference after the subscription ends. To sign-up, please contact the Parent Education Department by phone at 973-971-5027 or by email.