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

Aug 18 - Sep 8          Th     6 - 9 p.m.          $90/Couple
Sep 7 - Sep 28          W     6 - 9 p.m.          $90/Couple
Sep 22 - Oct 13         Th     6 - 9 p.m.          $90/Couple
Oct 5 - Oct 26            W     6 - 9 p.m.          $90/Couple
Oct 10 - Oct 31          M      6 - 9 p.m.         $90/Couple
Oct 20 - Nov 10         Th     6 - 9 p.m.          $90/Couple
Nov 2 - Nov 23          W     6 - 9 p.m.          $90/Couple
Nov 30 - Dec 21         W     6 - 9 p.m.          $90/Couple
Dec 15 - Jan 5           Th     6 - 9 p.m.          $90/Couple

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Childbirth Education:
Tuesday Series (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) 383.8778

Oct 4 - Nov 1       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

Sep 4        Su        2 - 6 p.m.           FREE
Oct 2        Su        2 - 6 p.m.           FREE
Nov 6        Su        2 - 6 p.m.           FREE
Dec 4        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) 383.8778

Sep 10        Sa       9 a.m. - 4 p.m.       $75/Couple
Nov 12        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

Aug 22      M     6:30 - 8:30 p.m.   $15/Person, $25/Couple
Sep 12      M     6:30 - 8:30 p.m.   $15/Person, $25/Couple
Oct 12      W     10 a.m. - 12 p.m.   $15/Person, $25/Couple
Oct 26      W      6:30 - 8:30 p.m.   $15/Person, $25/Couple
Nov 17     Th     12 - 2 p.m.        $15/Person, $25/Couple
Dec 14     W     10 a.m. - 12 p.m.   $15/Person, $25/Couple

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

Sep 26    M     6:30 - 8:30 p.m.     $15/Person, $25/Couple
Oct 2      M     6:30 - 8:30 p.m.     $15/Person, $25/Couple
Nov 7     M     6:30 - 8:30 p.m.     $15/Person, $25/Couple
Dec 5     M     6:30 - 8:30 p.m.     $15/Person, $25/Coupl

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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 age 3 to 5. This fun and 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. It includes hands-on activities and a visit to the nursery.

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

Aug 28        Su      4:30 - 5:15 p.m.        $10/Person
Sep 18        Su      4:30 - 5:15 p.m.        $10/Person
Oct 9           Su      4:30 - 5:15 p.m.        $10/Person
Oct 30         Su      4:30 - 5:15 p.m.        $10/Person
Nov 20        Su      4:30 - 5:15 p.m.        $10/Person
Dec 11        Su      4:30 - 5:15 p.m.        $10/Person


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

Aug 21       Su       4:30 - 5:15 p.m.      $10/Person
Sep 11        Su       4:30 - 5:15 p.m.      $10/Person
Oct 2           Su       4:30 - 5:15 p.m.      $10/Person
Oct 23         Su       4:30 - 5:15 p.m.      $10/Person
Nov 13         Su       4:30 - 5:15 p.m.      $10/Person
Dec 4           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

Aug 28         Su      3 - 4 p.m.             $10/Person
Sep 18         Su      3 - 4 p.m.             $10/Person
Oct 9            Su      3 - 4 p.m.             $10/Person
Oct 30          Su      3 - 4 p.m.             $10/Person
Nov 20         Su      3 - 4 p.m.             $10/Person
Dec 11         Su      3 - 4 p.m.             $10/Person


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

Aug 21       Su      3 - 4 p.m.            $10/Person
Sep 11        Su      3 - 4 p.m.            $10/Person
Oct 2           Su      3 - 4 p.m.            $10/Person
Oct 23         Su      3 - 4 p.m.            $10/Person
Nov 13        Su      3 - 4 p.m.            $10/Person
Dec 4          Su      3 - 4 p.m.            $10/Person