Baby Care Class

This page is for those who are taking our Babycare PLUS class at Edward Hospital or Elmhurst Hospital. Please look at the links below for class handouts and more information on topics covered in these classes.

Newborn Procedures at Edward and Elmhurst Hospitals

Handouts and links for more information:

Newborn appearance, conditions, & tests: 


Newborn care:


Safety issues:


Car Seat Safety:

Preterm Infant:


Support for New Parents:


Did you miss a class?  If you missed a class that you had signed up for (due to illness or bad weather), please email me ( to see if we can get you into a make-up class.  Susan Bard

[Updated January 2022]