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Women's Services

Baylor Medical Center at Frisco

 
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Free Workshops 

You and your baby will start off on the right foot with our no-fee workshops. There's plenty to choose from for both moms and dads-to-be. And, as always, personal tours of our delivery unit are available.

Prepared Childbirth

Two or Three-Day Classes

This class is designed to prepare mothers and their support person for the experience of labor and delivery. Topics include relaxation, breathing, and support techniques; the labor and delivery process, cesarean birth, epidurals and anesthesia, and pediatrician selection. A tour of the Women's Center is included.

12 hours

Breastfeeding

One-Day Class

Taught by a certified lactation consultant, this class will help prepare you for initiating breastfeeding in the hospital, monitoring breastfeeding effectiveness at home, planning for pumping, milk storage and working while breastfeeding. Both parents are encouraged to attend.

3.5 hours

Baby Care

One-Day Class

We'll help first-time parents learn the basics of caring for a newborn and what to expect during the first few months. Topics include: diapering, bathing, soothing and caring for your new baby. Additional information on growth, development and parenting is provided.

3 hours

Infant Safety & CPR

One-Day Class

This course covers the most important safety and lifesaving issues related to infants. Topics include baby proofing, water safety, and poison prevention. The American Heart Association Guidelines for infant CPR are taught along with hands on practice with manikins.

3 hours

The CPR portion of this course follows American Heart Association guidelines; however this will not certify you in CPR.

Infant/Child Safety & CPR

One-Day Class

This course covers the most important safety and lifesaving issues related to infants, children, and families. Topics include baby proofing, water safety, and poison prevention. The American Heart Association Guidelines for infant, child and adult CPR are taught along with hands on practice with manikins.

4 hours

The CPR portion of this course follows American Heart Association guidelines; however this will not certify you in CPR.

Sibling Class

One-Day Class

Children between the ages of 3 and 5 years will learn how to adjust to their new role as a big brother or big sister. They will become familiar with where they will be visiting mom and the new baby by taking a tour of the Women's Center. We will make a craft in class and watch a video about becoming a "Super Sibling."

1.5 hours

Safe Sitter®

One-Day Class 

Safe Sitter® is the only national, nonprofit organization exclusively devoted to babysitting. Baylor Frisco's Safe Sitter instructors prepare 11-13 year old baby sitters to nurture and care for young children, and to handle potential crises that may occur while babysitting. Topics range from how to safely obtain babysitting jobs to managing a child who is choking. This is a fun, interactive class for new babysitters.

8 hours

Car Seat Safety

One-Day Class

We'll help you feel comfortable taking your baby home from the hospital safely. This interactive class will teach you about features of your infant seat as well as practice (with a manikin) to correctly secure the infant. We'll follow up by showing you the proper installation of your car seat. Mothers-to-be must have someone with them to install the car seat. Our National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) certified technicians will check the installation for accuracy and help you make any necessary corrections.

4 hours

Car Seat Checks

By Appointment Only

More than 90 percent of car seats are installed incorrectly. Don't let yours be one of them. Have your car seat checked by our National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) certified technicians. Arrive with your seat already installed. Car seat checks are held in our parking garage, located on the southwest corner of our parking lot. Our technicians will help you make any necessary changes to the installation of the seat.

25 minutes per seat

Daddy Boot Camp

One-Day Class

This one evening workshop prepares men to be dads in all respects. Boot Camp addresses issues including preparation for labor, newborn care, rekindling intimacy following delivery and signs of postpartum depression. Daddy Boot Camp is lead by a male physician and male pediatrician. Provides a forum for new dad's to express their concerns in an all-male environment.

2 hours

Grandparent Class

Two-Day Class

This class is for new grandparents. We'll help you develop your personal grand-parenting style along with the many important roles taken on as a grandparent. We'll also show you how to best support your sons and daughters in parenting. The second class of the series will cover infant CPR, safety and child proofing.

6 hours

The CPR portion of this course follows American Heart Association guidelines; however this will not certify you in CPR.

Tour Information

Tour our Women's Center and see the tasteful surroundings our guests enjoy when they choose us for the labor and delivery of their babies. From in-room flat screen TV's to tastefully appointed furniture and personalized care by our experienced nursing staff, you'll see what makes us so unique. Meet some of the staff, view one of the beautiful birthing rooms, get a glimpse of the nursery, and see the spacious postpartum rooms.