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Welcome to the Birthplace at Lowell General HospitalWelcome to the Birthplace at Lowell General Hospital

Overview of services and amenities available for new moms at the Birthplace.

Virtual Tour of the Birthplace at Lowell General HospitalVirtual Tour of the Birthplace at Lowell General Hospital

We invite you on a virtual walking tour of our Labor and Delivery Unit and Mother and Infant Unit. Tour the rooms, nursery and learn everything you need to know before delivering your baby at Lowell General.

Delivering Your Baby at Lowell General HospitalDelivering Your Baby at Lowell General Hospital

Meet our physicians and care teams, learn about labor and delivery and postpartum care, and hear from new moms about family-centered care at the Birthplace.

One Day Prepared Childbirth (Includes Birthplace Tour)

In a faster-paced teaching environment, you will learn all the topics covered in our five-week Prepared Childbirth Class. Topics covered include: information about the physical and emotional changes occurring during pregnancy, labor, and delivery, breathing and relaxation techniques, comfort techniques, medication and anesthesia options for labor and delivery, infant care issues, postpartum depression and the baby blues, SIDS, and the adjustment to parenthood. A tour of The Birthplace is included. Instructors utilize lecture, videos, demonstrations, and group discussions.

The course fee covers the expectant mother and a support person, all materials, a tour of The Birthplace and a snack.

Insurance Reimbursement and Financial Assistance

Many insurance companies offer reimbursement for attending childbirth education classes. Proof of payment and a letter of completion are often required. Letters are given out at the end of each class. Check with your insurance company to see if your plan offers reimbursement.

Financial assistance is available. Fill out our Ask a Childbirth Educator Form to see if you qualify.

 Saturdays, from 9:00am-4:30pm in Hanchett Auditorium at Lowell General Hospital's Main Campus

  • November 21

Sundays, from 9:00am-4:30pm in Hanchett Auditorium at Lowell General Hospital's Main Campus

  • December 6
Public Fee: $165.00


To register by phone, call 877-LGH-WELL (877-544-9355).

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