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Preparing for Your Labor and Delivery

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Preparing for Your Labor and Delivery

Congratulations on the upcoming birth of your child! We look forward to sharing this special event with you. We encourage you to prepare for your labor and delivery by taking prenatal education classes. We offer a wide range of in-person and online classes to help you and your family prepare for your new baby. Online courses are available in multiple languages for growing families across the state. In-person classes and hospital tours are offered at both Presbyterian Hospital and Presbyterian Rust Medical Center. Virtual tours are also available below.

Sign Up for Prenatal Education and Support

Our prenatal classes include important information to help you prepare for the last weeks of pregnancy, labor and birth, and breastfeeding. These classes also help you and your family members learn to care for your newborn, including special classes for partners and grandparents.

If this is your first baby, we recommend the following classes:

  • Prep For Birthing

  • Breastfeeding Basics

  • Baby Basics and Beyond

  • For Dads Only

  • Basic Infant CPR

Pre-Register for Labor and Delivery

Online pre-registration for your labor and delivery is available through your Presbyterian MyChart account. You can pre-register up to seven months ahead of your due date. All of your pre-admission information can be seen or updated in your upcoming Appointments and Visits. Using online pre-registration, you can:

  • Choose your hospital for delivery

  • Verify your personal information

  • Add or confirm your insurance

  • Make payments toward your copay, deductible or out-of-pocket costs

Log in to your account and under Menu, select Register for My Delivery.

When you’re ready to deliver, or up to 30 days ahead of your scheduled delivery, you can also eCheck-In for faster, limited-contact registration.

For existing MyChart patients, visit your account here If you do not have an existing MyChart account, create one online

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