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 Hospitals
OhioHealth Shelby Hospital 
OhioHealth Bing Cancer Center
OhioHealth McConnell Heart Health Center
OhioHealth Grant 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.

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Childbirth Education: Understanding Birth eClassLearn from your PC! An online class for expectant parents to use from the comfort of home.
Covers pregnancy, labor, comfort techniques, birth and newborn care.
Self-paced with interactive activities. Available for 45 days after receiving class code.
Register online
Register by phone: (614) 4-HEALTH
OhioHealth: $75 / couple

Baby Care BasicsLearn the basics of newborn baby care before your baby’s arrival in this interactive class! Topics include newborn appearance, bathing, diapering, cord care, newborn sleep, and more. Partners are encouraged to attend at no additional cost. Click hospital names below to view available dates and times and/or to register online. 
All locations: $35 per couple
Register by phone: (614) 4-HEALTH
Doctors Hospital
Dublin Methodist Hospital
Grady Memorial Hospital 
Grant Medical Center
Riverside Methodist Hospital

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Babyweigh Station You might wonder if your baby is gaining the appropriate amount of weight. Bring your infant to the weigh station to find out just how much baby has gained.
Instructor: Michele Biddlestone
Location: O'Bleness Hospital
Call for more information: (740) 592.9364
Fee: FREE

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Childbirth Education:
Four-Week Series
This comprehensive 12-hour class is offered in 3-hour segments over four consecutive weeks. This class provides an in-depth preparation for the birth experience focusing on a variety of comfort measures. Bring 2 pillows and a mat or blanket. A tour is included.
Location: Riverside Methodist Hospital
Register online
Register by phone: (614) 4-HEALTH

Apr 21 - May 12       Th     6 - 9 p.m.          $90/Couple
May 4 - May 25        W     6 - 9 p.m.          $90/Couple
Jun 9 - Jun 30          Th     6 - 9 p.m.          $90/Couple
Jun 29 - Jul 20          W     6 - 9 p.m.          $90/Couple

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Childbirth Education:
Tuesday Series (Five Weeks - Marion)
This comprehensive class provides an in-depth preparation for the birth experience, focusing on a variety of comfort measures including breathing and relaxation, labor positions, medication options and more.
Location: Marion General Hospital
Register by phone: (740) 383.8484

Apr 5 - May 3       Tu     6 - 8 p.m.       $75/Couple/5 sessions

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Childbirth Education:
One-Day Workshop
An abbreviated childbirth class that reviews all phases of labor, pain management, relaxation, breathing techniques, when to come to the hospital and what to expect. A tour is included. You will have one hour for lunch on your own.
Click hospital names below to view available dates and times. 
All locations: $90 per couple
Register by phone: (614) 4-HEALTH
Doctors Hospital
Dublin Methodist Hospital
Grady Memorial Hospital (Delaware)
Grant Medical Center
Riverside Methodist Hospital

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Childbirth Education:
One-Day Workshop (Athens)
An abbreviated childbirth class that reviews all phases of labor, pain management, relaxation, breathing techniques, when to come to the hospital and what to expect. A tour is included.
Location: O'Bleness Hospital
Register by phone: (740) 592.9275

May 1       Su        2 - 6 p.m.           FREE 
Jun 5        Su        2 - 6 p.m.           FREE

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Childbirth Education:
One-Day Workshop (Marion)
This is a comprehensive class that provides an in-depth preparation for the birth experience, focusing on a variety of comfort measures including breathing and relaxation, labor positions, medication options and more.
Location: Marion General Hospital
Register by phone: (740) 383.8484

May 14      Sa        9 a.m. - 4 p.m.          $75/Couple

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Childbirth Education:
Two-Day Workshop
A popular 2-day version of our one-day workshop, this class will meet twice for 3.5 hours and will review the phases of labor, pain management, relaxation, breathing techniques, when to come to the hospital and what to expect. A tour is included. Click hospital names below to view available dates and times, or to register.
All locations: $90 per couple
Register by phone: (614) 4-HEALTH
Dublin Methodist Hospital
Grant Medical Center
Riverside Methodist Hospital

 

GRAND!ParentingCome spend an evening refreshing your memory on infant care, as well as learning about how much things have changed. We will review baby proofing, SIDS/safe sleep, support for the expectant family, and tips on long-distance grandparenting.

Location: Riverside Methodist Hospital
Register online below
Register by phone: (614) 4-HEALTH

Apr 25      M     6:30 - 8:30 p.m.   $15/Person, $25/Couple
May 23     M     6:30 - 8:30 p.m.   $15/Person, $25/Couple
Jun 27      M     6:30 - 8:30 p.m.   $15/Person, $25/Couple

Location:  Dublin Methodist Hospital
Register online
Register by phone: (614) 4-HEALTH

May 9      M     6:30 - 8:30 p.m.     $15/Person, $25/Couple
Jun 6       M     6:30 - 8:30 p.m.     $15/Person, $25/Couple

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MATERNITY TOURS Prepare for baby's birth with a tour of labor and delivery, postpartum and nursery areas. A tour is strongly recommended. Tours and parking are FREE. Please register each person planning to attend the tour. Click hospital names below to view available dates and times and/or to register online. 
Register by phone: (614) 4-HEALTH
Doctors Hospital
Dublin Methodist Hospital
Grady Memorial Hospital
Grant Medical Center
Riverside Methodist Hospital

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Preemie InfantwearFind adorable and practical clothing for smaller infants, including sleepers, gowns, convert-bags and specialty clothing, at the Women's Boutique at OhioHealth Riverside Methodist Hospital.
The Women's Boutique is open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.
(614) 566.5353
The Women's Center at Riverside

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Sibling Class for Preschoolers A sibling preparation class designed for children under age three. This fun and interactive class includes hands-on activities and a visit to the nursery.

Location: Dublin Methodist Hospital
Register online
Register by phone: (614) 4-HEALTH

May 1          Su      4:30 - 5:15 p.m.        $10/Person
May 29        Su      4:30 - 5:15 p.m.        $10/Person
Jun 26         Su      4:30 - 5:15 p.m.        $10/Person


Location: Riverside Methodist Hospital
Register online
Register by phone: (614) 4-HEALTH

May 15       Su       4:30 - 5:15 p.m.      $10/Person
Jun 12        Su       4:30 - 5:15 p.m.      $10/Person

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Sibling Class for School Age Children This fun, interactive class celebrates a child's special role as big brother or sister. Children learn what to expect when a new baby joins the family and what newborns can and can't do. The class includes safety basics and a visit to the nursery. Recommended ages: 5 to 8 years old.

Location: Dublin Methodist Hospital
Register online
Register by phone: (614) 4-HEALTH

May 1          Su      3 - 4 p.m.             $10/Person
May 29        Su      3 - 4 p.m.             $10/Person
Jun 26         Su      3 - 4 p.m.             $10/Person

Location: Riverside Methodist Hospital
Instructor: Kim Davis
Register online
Register by phone: (614) 4-HEALTH

May 15       Su      3 - 4 p.m.            $10/Person
Jun 12        Su      3 - 4 p.m.            $10/Person