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At Baptist Health Lexington, we offer community education programs and resources to help patients and families find answers to healthcare questions and to promote healthy lifestyles. These include a variety of classes to prepare expectant parents for childbirth and parenting, nutrition education, and many support groups. 

Maternity Resources and Classes:

  • Lexington Maternity Unit Tours are starting April 21, 2024, on select Sunday afternoons. Register below under 'Upcoming Events' or watch a brief video here: Lexington Maternity Unit Video Tour (English)  (En español
  • Breastfeeding 101 (pre-recorded class, viewable anytime) 
  • YoMingo: Register for our free maternity app (includes articles, videos, and features such as a contraction timer, kick counter, baby feeding and diaper chart, and more). After registering, you will receive a confirmation email. Utilize the username and password in your confirmation email for your initial log in to the app.
  • Download Your Birth Plan
     For the following free classes, dates and registration are listed in "Upcoming Events" below:
  • Great Expectations Class (virtual or in-person option):  Overview of labor, birth and postpartum recovery at Baptist Health Lexington (in-person classes include a hospital tour; virtual classes include a photo tour)
  • Baby Care Basics (in-person):  Learn the basics of newborn care and safety 
  • Just Breathe: Comfort Measures for Labor and Delivery (virtual):  Natural pain management methods for labor
  • Cesarean Section Class (virtual):  What to expect in a surgical birth
  • Grandparent Class (virtual):  Infant care and safety updates for the modern grandparent

Advance Care Planning - Conversations That Matter

Do you have an advance directive or living will? We ask that question of every patient we care for, but… what is an advance directive? If this thought has ever crossed your mind, or you have wondered exactly why having an advance directive is important, this no-cost, virtual one hour class is for you. Register online! 

Upcoming events

2024年5月28日

Virtual Event

Great Expectations (Part 1, Virtual Only)

Overview of labor, birth, and postpartum recovery at Baptist Health Lexington

2024年5月30日

Virtual Event

Great Expectations (Part 2, Virtual Only)

Overview of labor, birth, and postpartum recovery at Baptist Health Lexington

2024年6月2日

Community Event

Baby Care Basics

Learn the basics of newborn care and safety in this 2 hour in-person class.

2024年6月2日

Community Event

Lexington Maternity Unit Tour

Come see our beautiful maternity unit in this 45-minute tour.

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Past events

Virtual Event

Virtual Cancer Support Group

Virtual Event

Grandparent Class

Community Event

Lexington Maternity Unit Tour

Community Event

Lexington Maternity Unit Tour

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