5-Week Childbirth Class at Tacoma General Hospital

This five-week series starts on Wednesday, August 11, 2021 and runs through , 6:00 PM-.


5-Week Childbirth Series - If you want a comprehensive class covering everything from pregnancy, birth, comfort techniques, medications for birth, cesarean birth, postpartum, breastfeeding and newborn care, this class is for you. You will have an opportunity to meet other expectant parents, tour our Birth Center with your educator and have plenty of time to have your questions answered. If you are hoping to avoid the use of pain medication for childbirth, this class offers the most practice with non-medication pain relief techniques. 2.5 hours per class, 12.5 hours total series time.

If registering by phone or using a Provider One Card please call 800-342-9919.

Who Should Enroll: Enroll mother-to-be only, ages 11 and up. Partners are encouraged to attend at no additional cost. Please do not bring children to class.


MultiCare Tacoma General Hospital

315 MLK Jr Way

Tacoma, WA 98405

Room: Family Birth Center Classroom - 3rd Floor

Public Transportation: Yes

Handicapped Access: Yes

Parking Notes: Your class will be located in the Family Education Center on the 3rd floor of the hospital. Enter through the main entrance on MLK Way and head to the back of the floor you entered on, towards the NICU. Enter the door near the Breast pump and Lactation Supply office and you will see your classroom on the right.

Class/Event Fee: $130.00

Credit Cards Accepted: MasterCard, Visa

Fee Notes: Payment required at the time of enrollment. Provider One Cards are accepted for this class. Please call 800-342-9919 to complete enrollment.

Supply Notes: Bring two pillows and a blanket, snacks and drinks if desired.

Class/Event Discount Policy: We also accept Provider One Cards for this class. Please call 800-342-9919 to complete enrollment. For a multi-class discount please call 800-342-9919 to register.

Class/Event Refund Policy: Please call to cancel if you are unable to attend. Refunds are available up to 48 hours before the first class begins, a $15.00 handling fee will be retained by MultiCare.

Inclement Weather Policy: We will notify those enrolled if class is canceled.

Couples Enrollment Policy: A class registrant may attend alone but can feel free to bring a partner at no additional charge.

Registration open through 8/10/2021 1:00 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)

MultiCare Tacoma General Hospital - Family Education Center, Rainier 3

315 Martin Luther King Jr. Way
Tacoma, WA 98405

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Contact Details

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