Friday, January 04, 2013
UHS Chenango Memorial schedules January childbirth class
The Maternity Department at UHS Chenango Memorial Hospital has scheduled childbirth classes for mothers-to-be in their third trimester. The January class will be Saturday, January 26, 9 a.m to noon, at the hospital, 179 North Broad Street, Norwich. Sable Grayson, RN, BSN, one of the instructors, stated, “These classes are designed to prepare mothers with information they need to know both during the delivery and as they and their newborns spend those first few months together.”
The class will cover
• birthing techniques
• position changes during labor
• pain management
• newborn care
• post partum care for the mother
• post partum depression
To register, call the Maternity department at 337-4145.
UHS Chenango Memorial Hospital is a member of UHS, a locally owned, not-for-profit, 916-bed hospital and healthcare system serving Greater Binghamton and surrounding counties. Founded in 1981, UHS provides a full range of medical, surgical, rehabilitative and long-term care services from more than 60 locations around New York’s Southern Tier.