Early Discharge Preparation Teaching

Welcome! 

The El Rio Midwives have referred you for Early Discharge Preparation Teaching so you can meet eligibility requirements for the short-stay option at the TMC Midwifery Center. (Leaving the hospital 4 – 12 hours post-birth, requiring follow-up appointments with the El Rio discharge nurses and your baby’s healthcare provider.)

Discharge Teaching is a onetime class, lasting approximately an hour and a half, covering the early discharge follow-up requirements, postpartum warning signs, normal postpartum recovery, understanding your newborn, and some breastfeeding basics.

The class is taught remotely using Zoom Video Conferencing. You will need access to internet, Wi-Fi or data on a computer. You may also use a smart phone, or tablet. It is helpful to download the Zoom App before the call time.

Please register using the links below. After entering your name and email address, Zoom will send you an email with a link to join the meeting at the dedicated time.

Start by choosing your preferred day and time; this is a reoccurring class offered weekly on Wednesday mornings or Friday afternoons. You are required to attend one occurance.

Wednesday from 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM. (Arizona time)

(Click the link, and a new webpage on Zoom allows you to choose your preferred date)

Friday from 03:00 PM – 4:30 (Arizona time)

(Click the link, and a new webpage on Zoom allows you to choose your preferred date)

For assistance with registering for these classes, email wenonahm@elrio.org

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