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Basics of Breastfeeding

$20.00

Learn about the advantages of breastfeeding, and receive tips for a positive and successful experience. Learn to recognize your baby's hunger cues, how to properly position your baby to feed and how to make sure the latch is correct. A lactation consultant or counselor will guide you through the basics of breastfeeding in the early days and weeks. 

Important Class Information
  • It is recommended that you begin classes after your first trimester is complete and plan to finish your classes at least 3 weeks before your due date.
  • Registration fee includes a total of 2 people.
  • Having children or extra people attending these classes is prohibited due to the graphic content of some instructional material and dialog, as well as the partner-specific activities.
  • This class is eligible for reimbursement through Physicians Plus and Unity Health Plans.
  • This class meets at the Meriter Business Center (off Rimrock Road).
  • Please arrive on time for your class to ensure entrance into the building.
  • A tour of the Birthing Center is not included in this class. Tours require advanced registration or you may view our online tour, at your convenience, at www.meriter.com/services/birthing-center.


Refund Policy/Cancellation Policy

  • A full refund will be issued when cancellation of a class is made 1 week or more prior to the class start date.
  • A 50% refund will be issued when cancellation of a class is made less than 1 week prior to the class start date.
  • Students may transfer, prior to the start of class, to another class of equal cost, with no financial penalty.
  • In the event of inclement weather and the Women’s Health Education Department cancels a class, there is no financial penalty to the student. The student will be offered the opportunity to attend a class at a later date. If the student chooses to not reschedule, a full refund will be issued. If the student chooses to not attend a class, due to weather, and does not transfer to another class the student will receive a 50% refund.

If you have further questions, please call the Women's Health Education Department at (608) 417-8446.

Additional Information
Are you looking for a pediatrician to be your family’s healthcare partner? Our Meriter Medical Group physicians would be honored to be considered during your search. Click here to learn how to set up a free meet and greet session.


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Date Time
Start End Start End Location Instructor Spaces Remaining
7/20/15 7/20/15 6:30 PM 9:00 PM Meriter Business Center Health Education Instructor 3
8/5/15 8/5/15 6:30 PM 9:00 PM Meriter Business Center Health Education Instructor 3
8/24/15 8/24/15 6:30 PM 9:00 PM Meriter Business Center Health Education Instructor More Than 4
9/22/15 9/22/15 6:30 PM 9:00 PM Meriter Business Center Health Education Instructor More Than 4
10/19/15 10/19/15 6:30 PM 9:00 PM Meriter Business Center Health Education Instructor More Than 4
11/23/15 11/23/15 6:30 PM 9:00 PM Meriter Business Center Health Education Instructor More Than 4
12/16/15 12/16/15 6:30 PM 9:00 PM Meriter Business Center Health Education Instructor More Than 4

 


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