Education and Support Programs
In addition to expert care and state-of-the-art facilities, the following
are some of the many educational and support programs Hoag provides to
women who are considering pregnancy, are already pregnant or have recently
had a baby.
Free resources available for download
For your convenience, Hoag Perinatal Education Program materials are available
for free download below. Please click on each link for each item:
Free community education seminars are available throughout the year covering
preconception planning and pregnancy.
To view all Mother Baby classes online -
Or, call 800-400-HOAG (4624)
OB Education Prenatal Prepared Childbirth Classes
Hoag OB Education is pleased to offer a variety of prenatal childbirth classes. All classes
are taught by certified registered nurses. Registration is encouraged
by the third month of pregnancy. Classes usually begin during the seventh
month of pregnancy and are held at Hoag's Conference Center on the
lower campus of Hoag Hospital Newport Beach.
To view all OB Education Prenatal Prepared Childbirth Classes -
Or, call 949-764-5940
Hoag Hospital's Babyline, 949-764-BABY (2229), is answered by an OB
Education registered nurse with special expertise and knowledge about
pregnancy (before, during and after), as well as baby care and breastfeeding.
The Babyline staff serves as a key resource for new and expectant parents.
The Babyline is available to Hoag patients Monday through Friday from
9:00am - 5:00pm.
International Board Certified Lactation Consultants (IBCLC)
Hoag OB Education Registered Nurses are all certified as International
Board Certified Lactation Consultants (IBCLC) and are available to assist
with breastfeeding concerns and challenges at the
Breastfeeding Clinic held at Hoag Conference Center. To schedule a one-on-one consultation
with one of our IBCLC nurses, please call Hoag Babyline at 949-764-BABY (2229).
Breast Pump Rentals
OB Education provides a breast pump rental service for mothers needing
to use a hospital grade pump for either short or long-term. Contact the
Hoag BabyLine (949-764-2229) or the front office (949-764-5940) for availability.