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Childbirth Education

Childbirth Labor and Delivery Suite Tours
When Are Childbirth Classes at BMC held?
What Happens in Childbirth Classes?
List of Childbirth Classes, Costs, and How to Register

Childbirth Labor and Delivery Suite Tours

New Single Family Postpartum Delivery Suites at Boston Medical CenterTours of BMC’s newly renovated Labor and Delivery suites with single family postpartum rooms, newborn nursery and NICU are available in English and Spanish. Tours last approximately one hour.

Labor and Delivery Suite Tours are on Monday and Friday at 3 PM

Please register for Labor and Delivery Suite Tours by calling 617.414.3875 and leaving a message with your name, due date, your phone number and the best time to call.

If you have any questions, please call the childbirth education warm line:  617.414.3875 or email Wimala Breen at wimala.breen@bmc.org and someone will get back to you as soon as we can.

Childbirth Education Classes

Childbirth Education Classes are now at BMC

What Happens in Childbirth Classes?

Childbirth classes help you know what to expect during labor and birth. You can talk with other pregnant women, learn about how your body works and how your baby is growing. You will talk about birth, breastfeeding and new motherhood. Childbirth education can be a safe place to ask questions or talk about your worries.

Drop in Childbirth Groups

Classes at Yawkey OB/GYN Associates are on the 4th floor are free of charge and open to all families delivering at BMC.

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When Are Childbirth Classes Held at BMC?

Monday & Friday, Drop-in Childbirth Groups  (12:30 pm – 3 pm)
Informal classes in English offered to learn more about labor, birth, breastfeeding, newborn care and postpartum care.
•  Free of Charge
Location:  Yawkey Ambulatory Care Building, 850 Harrison Ave - OB/GYN Assoc.,
850 Harrison Ave, 4th Floor

Tuesday Evenings, Childbirth Series  (6 – 8 pm)
Tuesday evenings for 6 weeks. Families learn about labor and birth, breastfeeding and newborn care.
•  $50 Fee for BMC members and $100 fee for non-members.
Location:  Menino Pavilion, 840 Harrison Ave - Second Floor, Confernece Room C (in front of the cafeteria)

Tuesday, Drop-In (1 pm – 5 pm)
Luz Lopez, Childbirth Educator
(En Espanol) Group members help decide on the topics for the day.
•  Free of Charge
To inquire about classes in Spanish please email Luz at,
Luz.Lopez@bmc.org
Location:  Yawkey Ambulatory Care Building, 850 Harrison Ave - OB/GYN Assoc.,
850 Harrison Ave, 4th Floor

Saturday Workshop, Labor and Birth  (Noon – 5 pm)
A one-day Prepared Labor Workshop consists of labor and birth, pain management including non pharmacological methods, breathing and relaxation techniques, breastfeeding, newborn care and postpartum care. 
•  $50 Fee for BMC members and $100 fee for non-members.
Location:  Menino Pavilion, 840 Harrison Ave - Second Floor, Confernece Room C (in front of the cafeteria)

Registration

First, call 617.414.3875 to register for the childbirth education classes.

Next, payments can be accepted by check or money order. Please make your check or money order payable to Boston Medical Center and bring it to your class. We look forward to meeting you.

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Questions?

If you have any questions, please call the childbirth education warm line:  617.414.3875 or email Wimala Breen at, wimala.breen@bmc.org and we'll get back to you as soon as we can.

 

Appointments

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Two office locations for Obstetrics & Gynecology at Boston Medical Center:


Doctors Office Building
11th Floor
720 Harrison Avenue
Boston, MA 02118
Call: 617.414.2000
Fax: 617.638.7852


Yawkey Ambulatory Care Center
4th Floor
850 Harrison Avenue
Boston, MA 02118
Call: 617.414.2000
Fax: 617.414.7212


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Call: 800.682.2862


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