Classes

OhioHealth offers classes, programs and events at the following locations:

OhioHealth Riverside Methodist Hospital  
OhioHealth Grant Medical Center
OhioHealth Doctors Hospital
OhioHealth Grady Memorial Hospital
OhioHealth Dublin Methodist Hospital
OhioHealth Hardin Memorial Hospital
OhioHealth Marion General Hospital
OhioHealth Westerville Medical Campus 
OhioHealth O'Bleness Hospital
OhioHealth Mansfield Hospital
OhioHealth Shelby Hospital 
OhioHealth Bing Cancer Center
OhioHealth McConnell Heart Health Center
OhioHealth Grant Health and Fitness Center
OhioHealth Ontario Health and Fitness Center

Insurance reimbursement is available for OhioHealth associates enrolled in an OhioHealth benefits plan.
Look for this sign  to identify those programs.

 

Assistance for the Breastfeeding MotherConsult with a board-certified lactation consultant before or after you deliver. Pumps are available to rent. Call for an appointment or for breast pump rental information.
Locations:
Ann Burba Crane Center at Grant: (614) 566.9008
Grady Memorial Hospital: (740) 615.2116
Women's Center at Riverside: (614) 566.3434
Fee: $65 / Family

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Breastfeeding Basics Learn from lactation educators about the natural process of breastfeeding, lactation and physiology of the breast, positioning, identification of infant feeding cues, nutrition and storage of breast milk.
Location: Marion General Hospital
Register by phone: (740) 383.8778

Oct 3        M        6 - 8 p.m.                $35/Couple
Nov 7       M       10 a.m. - 12 p.m.     $35/Couple
Dec 5       M        6 - 8 p.m.                $35/Couple

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BREASTFEEDING HELPLINE Speak with a board-certified lactation consultant about your breastfeeding questions and concerns.
Locations:
Grant Medical Center: (614) 566.9008
Women's Center at Riverside: (614) 566.3434
Dublin Methodist Hospital: (614) 544.8002
Grady Memorial Hospital: (740) 615.2116
O'Bleness Hospital: (740) 592.9364

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Breastfeeding Moms Group Join other breastfeeding mothers and share breastfeeding experiences and information. A lactation consultant is available to answer questions.
Just drop by - no registration required. Parking vouchers are provided for valet or surface parking.
Location: Women's Center at Riverside: FREE
Call for more information: (614) 566.3434
Group meets every Thursday at 1:30 p.m.

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Breastfeeding Support Group - MansfieldA breastfeeding support group for pregnant and breastfeeding women. The focus is for new and experienced mothers to share and discuss breastfeeding information. Meets in the OB Education Room.
Location: Mansfield Hospital
Instructor: Deanna Grube
Call for more information: (419) 526.8055

Sep 21        W     10 - 11 a.m.        FREE
Oct 19        W     10 - 11 a.m.        FREE
Nov 16        W     10 - 11 a.m.        FREE
Dec 21        W     10 - 11 a.m.        FREE

 

Breastfeeding Preparation Class Learn from lactation educators about the natural process of breastfeeding, lactation and physiology of the breast, positioning, identification of infant feeding cues, nutrition and storage of breast milk. Partners are encouraged to attend.

Columbus Locations: $35/Couple
Click hospital names below to view available dates and times and/or to register online. 
Register by phone: (614) 4-HEALTH
Doctors Hospital
Riverside Methodist Hospital
Dublin Methodist Hospital 
Grant Medical Center

Location: Athens - O'Bleness Hospital - Conf. Room 010
Instructor: Michele Biddlestone, BS, IBCLC
Register by phone: (740) 592.9364

Oct 5       W     5:30 - 8 p.m.        FREE
Dec 7       W     5:30 - 8 p.m.        FREE

Location: Mansfield Hospital
Instructor: Deanna Grube
Register by phone: (419) 526.8055

Sep 19        M     6 - 8 p.m.        $5/Class
Oct 17        M     6 - 8 p.m.        $5/Class
Nov 21        M     6 - 8 p.m.        $5/Class

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Class for Breastfeeding Working MothersThis class covers a wide variety of topics designed especially for working mothers who breastfeed their babies, including: preparing to go back to work, returning to work, pumping and storing breast milk, choosing a breast pump and other issues such as maintenance of milk supply and resources and products that are especially helpful.
Instructor: Michele Biddlestone, BS, IBCLC
Location: O'Bleness Hospital
Call for more information: (740) 592.9364

Nov 2          W      5:30 - 7:30 p.m.      FREE