The Next Mother and Baby Series offered by The Birthplace at Sonoma Valley Hospital is scheduled to begin Monday, February 5. It provides new mothers with a broad overview on what to expect in the first weeks and months after birth, covering such topics as breast and bottle feeding, newborn care, relationship changes and mom care. There also will be discussions on safety issues as car seats, carriers, and crib bumpers.
Four weekly sessions will be held on Mondays beginning February 5 from 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM, through February 26. Cost is $80. To register or for more information, call 707-935-5084.
Sonoma Valley Hospital has been recognized as one of 33 "High-Performing Hospitals" in California for the quality of its maternity care services, according to a report issued by The California Hospital Assessment and Reporting Taskforce (CHART).
The Birthplace at Sonoma Valley Hospital has three private suites for labor, birthing and recovery, and five postpartum rooms, staffed by an experienced team of skilled obstetric nurses who provide personalized attention. A pediatrician and anesthesiologist are available 24 hours a day. Anyone interested in scheduling a tour, or who has questions about patient care and services, can call 707-935-5301.