Baby Basics

  • 07:00 PM
  • 2510 Maryland Road, Willow Grove

For expectant parents and grandparents
7:00-8:45 PM Monday, December 11
Held at Abington Jefferson Health Center’s Willowood Building, Willow Grove
All new parents have many questions. An Abington Jefferson Health Pediatrician will discuss:

  • Hearing screenings after birth- when are they offered and what do they tell us?
  • Congenital Cardiac Screenings- is my baby at risk for something this screening could detect?
  • What can new parents expect after delivery from the Pediatrician?  What happens in the hospital and after your new family goes home?
  • Should my baby receive the Hepatitis B vaccination after birth?
  • Does my baby need to have antibiotic ointment and a vitamin K shot after birth?
  • What is jaundice and should we be concerned about it?
  • What is the State and Supplemental Screening?
  • Common questions about selecting a Pediatric Care Provider for your child.
  • Illness and Safety concerns with a newborn.
  • Safe Sleeping, Tummy Time and Common concerns of New Parents
  • Vaccination questions- who should be vaccinated and what are the state laws?
  • What if my baby needs other services?

Cost:  Free
Information & Registration:  https://www.abingtonhealth.org/classes-events/shopping-cart-registration/?eventId=eb5682e1-5aed-e511-8b32-2c768a4e1b84#.Vx-lgfkrJD8