St. David's HealthCare

St. David's HealthCare is one of the largest health systems in Texas and Austin's third-
largest private employer, with more than 60 sites throughout Central Texas, including
seven hospitals, four urgent care centers, four ambulatory surgery centers, and two
freestanding emergency departments, with a third set to open in Bastrop this summer.

St. David's HealthCare has a long history of serving the residents of Central Texas
with exceptional medical care. Our 7,500 employees touch over 858,000 lives each
year with a spirit of warmth, friendliness and personal pride.

St. David's Medical Center Family Education

Prenatal education is the first step in preparing your family for the birth experience and beyond. St. David's Medical Center’s Parent Education Department offers many classes for you and your family. Our experienced educators are enthusiastic about helping you and your family prepare for your newest addition. Our educators are employees of the hospital, which gives them more insight into the policies and procedures involved with having your baby at our facility. St. David's Medical Center has proudly been educating our Austin and Central Texas customers for more than 30 years.

Please click on the the links below to get more information on the classes we offer:

    You may reach the Parent Education Department by calling 512-544-4226, or by e-mailing stephnie.patterson@stdavids.com

     

    Maternity Tours

    Reality Childbirth Class

    Online Childbirth Class

    Advanced Coping Strategies for Labor & Birth Class

    Planned Cesarean Birth Class

    The VBAC Journey Class

    Infant & Child CPR Class

    Infant Massage Class

    Pumping For Your Baby Class

    Breastfeeding Basics and Baby Care Boot Camp Classes

    Breastfeeding Basics and Baby Care Boot Camp Classes

    When your register for the Reality Childbirth Class, you get free admission to the Breastfeeding Basics and Baby Care Boot Camp Classes. Please call St. David's Parent Education @ 512-544-4226 or e-mail stephnie.patterson@stdavids.com for dates.

    Schedule: Call for availability

    Siblings

    Big Sister / Big Brother Class
    Designed for brothers and sisters ages 3 to 10 years. It introduces them to newborn characteristics and the changes to expect when the new baby arrives.
    Pre-registration is required and is taken on a first registration and payment basis (space is limited). Please contact stephnie.patterson@stdavids.com or call 544-4226 to register. (Walk-ins at classes are not accepted.)

    Schedule: Call for availability

     

    St . David's Medical Center
    919 E 32nd Street
    Austin, TX 78705
    Telephone: (512) 476-7111
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