Module 2: Postpartum and Newborn Care

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Module 2: Postpartum and Newborn Care

Free Postpartum Class instructed by a Public Health Nurse

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Grande Prairie 10320 99 Street Grande Prairie, AB T8V 6J4 Canada

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About this event

This class is included in a series of free classes offered by Grande Prairie Public Health. It will cover information related to the postpartum period, as well as information related to your newborn once they arrive. Topics will include:

  1. Physical recovery and warning signs
  2. Emotions
  3. Support and healthy habits
  4. Immediate medical procedures
  5. Skin-to-skin contact
  6. First feeding
  7. Rooming in
  8. Newborn hospital procedures
  9. Newborn appearance
  10. Newborn behavior
  11. Common newborn concerns

Please take the opportunity to check out other the classes offered in this series. Starting October 2022, we will be offering classes in-person at Grande Prairie Public Health Unit.

All Zoom participants will be sent a link in order to join the event on . If you have any concerns or questions, please email us through this site. You can access further information, and to links to handouts, when you access this event. This is not mandatory to review but may enhance your experience.