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On non-patient days, member will assist the Prenatal Care Coordinator in developing and implementing a prenatal nutrition class, as well as a breast feeding class. Member will assist the Mind/Body Counselor with developing and implementing a prenatal mind/body wellness class. Under guidance and support of the Prenatal Care Coordinator, member will develop and facilitate weekly education lessons for 2 prenatal appointment days. The topics include but are not limited to: nutrition, breast feeding, parenting, feeding, labor and delivery, importance of dental care, family planning/ birth control, budgeting, car seat safety, home safety, etc. Under guidance and support of the Prenatal Care Coordinator, member will create and organize educational materials that can be provided to patients during first visit (what to expect from pregnancy) and that can be provided right before delivery (what to expect Postpartum). Suggested topics include: safety, nutrition, newborn care, and breastfeeding.
The member will develop and implement 3 education classes, with a target goal of 8 reoccurring patients (attend more than once) each, and 50 patients total (reoccurring and one time) throughout term.