Riverview Health will host Bump Start, a new event for expecting and soon-to-be expecting parents, on Saturday, April 21 at 10 a.m. at The Urban Chalkboard, 452 E. Carmel Drive.
Learn about preparing for pregnancy and beyond from our expert panel that includes Dr. Niles Carter, OB/GYN, Dr. Evan Kreutzer, Pediatrics, and Theresa Holland, Perinatal Education and Lactation Services. The event will cover everything from tips for a healthy pregnancy to advice about what to put on your shopping list for your new baby.
Bump Start will take place at The Urban Chalkboard, a popular play café for young families. Light snacks and refreshments will be provided. You’ll also receive a free childbirth booklet and mommy starter kit, which includes postpartum items for mom. The program is free, but registration is required. Register at riverview.org/classes or call 317.776.7999.
Riverview Health is comprised of a full-service, 156-bed hospital in Noblesville, a 16-bed hospital in Westfield, as well as freestanding combined ER and urgent care facilities. Also included are more than 25 primary, immediate and specialty-care facilities in Hamilton County. Riverview Health provides comprehensive inpatient and outpatient services in more than 35 healthcare specialties and has been frequently recognized for its clinical and service excellence. National achievements include Healthgrades America's 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery award (2019) and Outstanding Patient Experience award (2017-2018). Leapfrog Group awarded Riverview Health an A grade—the highest grade possible—for patient safety in 2017. As one of the largest employers in Hamilton County, Riverview Health recently received the Five-Star AchieveWELL Award through the Wellness Council of Indiana and was honored at the 2017 Indiana Health and Wellness Summit.