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Getting Ready For Breastfeeding

Getting Ready For Breastfeeding

Course Description

PLEASE NOTE THAT YOUR REGISTRATION IS NOT CONFIRMED UNTIL PAYMENT IS MADE. REGISTRATIONS ARE CONFIRMED ON A 'FIRST COME' BASIS ONCE PAYMENT IS RECEIVED.

During this 2.5 hour course, participants will receive information and techniquesfor managing the early weeks as a breastfeeding family.

Topics include getting breastfeeding off to the best start after delivery, practicing position and latch, as well as recommendations and resources to help you meet your breastfeeding goals.

This class is taught by InternationalBoard Certified Lactation Consultants (IBCLC).

Expectant fathers / support partners are encouraged to attend.

Cancellation

West Penn Hospital reserves the right to cancel a class at any time. If it is necessary for us to cancel classes, you will be contacted.

Refund Policy

Refunds will be granted in cases of premature delivery or medical complications. A refund for non-medical reasons must be requested at least three weeks prior to the beginning of the class. There is a $10 processing fee for refunds.

Class fees may be reimbursable

Some health insurances may reimburse you for class registration fees. This means that, while you pay for your class up front, your health insurance maypay you back when you submit the appropriate form.

Please check with your insurance provider to see if they cover the costs of prenatal education classes and what you need to do to get your refund.

Please call the West Penn Childbirth Education Department at 412-578-7030 for any questions or assistance in registering.

Location

Burstin Room First Floor North Tower

4800 Friendship Avenue

Pittsburgh, PA 15224

Date & Time

October 12th, 2019 From 2:00 pm - To 4:30 pm

Fee

$40 per couple

Contact

Classes and Events

412.578.7030

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