Prepare for Your Baby's Arrival

Childbirth Education Classes

Attending childbirth education classes can help prepare you for delivery and increase your comfort level in caring for your newborn. The Women's Center at Centennial Hills Hospital Medical Center in Las Vegas is honored to be a part of this exciting time in your life!

Classes fill quickly, so please call us at 702-388-4888 or register online (see registration links below) at the beginning of your second trimester. Our classes are listed below:

Sunday Tours

The Women's Center offers weekly tours to expectant families. If you are interested in birthing at Centennial Hills Hospital, please feel free to join us. Tours are held every Sunday. Children are welcome to attend. Appointments are not required. Tours start at 3 p.m. Please meet in the second floor lobby.

Children under the age of 16 years are prohibited during flu season (September - March). The ability to view a labor room is not guaranteed.

Dates:

Time: 3 p.m.
Location: Meet in the second floor lobby

Baby Basics For Moms and Dads

Learning about early parenting skills can calm your fears about infant care. This course will teach you the fundamentals of child care and is designed for both first-time parents and existing parents who would like a refresher.

Dates:

Time: 6 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Conference Rooms 1 or 2, Main Floor, near The Hills Café, Centennial Hills Hospital Medical Center
Price: $30 per couple

Breastfeeding

A Certified Lactation Consultant will demonstrate the proper techniques to help you succeed with breastfeeding. We ask that you bring a stuffed animal for demonstration purposes. Topics include breastfeeding basics (for cesarean delivery and vaginal delivery), positioning, latch-on, weaning, jaundice and dealing with challenges. Strategies for moms returning to work will also be discussed. Women are encouraged to ask their partner or a friend to attend the class with them.

Dates:

Location: Conference Room 2, Main Floor, near The Hills Café, Centennial Hills Hospital Medical Center
Price: $25 per couple
Time:

  • Thursday classes: 6 – 8 p.m.
  • Saturday classes: 9 – 11 a.m.

Childbirth Preparation Class

Whether you are first-time parents or have not had a baby in several years, this course can help you prepare for the childbirth process. Prenatal nutrition, labor, medical procedures, and pain relief methods will be covered, including vaginal and cesarean births, induction of labor, epidurals, breathing techniques, relaxation and more! Expectant mothers are encouraged to bring a support person along for the class. The class is offered as a single course on Saturday or a two-night series during the week.

Dates:

Time:

  • 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. (Saturday)
  • 6 - 8:30 p.m. (Weekday)

Location: Conference Rooms 1 or 2, Main Floor, near The Hills Café, Centennial Hills Hospital Medical Center
Price: $60 per couple

Birthing Babies: A Natural Approach to Childbirth

Preparation is the key! You will learn, plan, train and be equipped for this miraculous event of birthing a baby. It’s not just one day, but a life time of memories. You will learn in depth the importance of the groundwork during pregnancy, the natural labor process and tools to help you manage the pain and effectively deliver your baby! An abundance of information is delivered over a two-day course so bring your support team and be ready to be empowered. The second day, please bring a yoga mat, exercise ball, a pillow and plenty of water.

Dates: Choose a date and register >
Time: 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Location: Conference Room 2, Main Floor, near The Hills Café, Centennial Hills Hospital Medical Center
Price: $60 per couple

Mother-Baby Community Support Group

This free support group is open to the community and held weekly. Please bring a blanket, pillow, lunch and snacks. All groups are held in Conference Room 2 by the Centennial Hills Café, Centennial Hills Hospital Medical Center.

Time: 11 a.m. to noon
Dates: Every Monday in 2019

Inpatient Discharge Class

Expectant mothers who are delivering at Centennial Hills should attend this class to learn basic information about discharge after your delivery. Ask questions and join other expectant mothers as well.

Dates: Monday through Saturday
Time: 10 a.m.
Location: Second Floor Lobby, Centennial Hills Hospital Medical Center.

Please call 702-388-4888 if you have any questions about classes or to confirm that a class is taking place. All class times and locations are subject to change without advance notice. If you register and are later unable to attend a class, please call us at 702-388-4888 so the next person on the waiting list can attend.