Zeeland Community Hospital

Dads On Board: for Dads-to-Be Class Now Offered at Spectrum Health Zeeland Community Hospital

Father Changing Diaper To His Son

ZEELAND, Mich., January 10, 2017 – Spectrum Health Zeeland Community Hospital is now offering a class that gives the male perspective on childbirth and parenting. This just-for-guys class provides advice and guidance on what’s happening in your life─now, when the big day arrives and once you take your new baby home. Led by an experienced dad and educator, this is your chance to ask questions (no holds barred) and get straight answers, learn how you can support mom and care for your newborn.

The first session of Dads on Board will be on Tuesday, February 21, from 6 p.m. to    8:30 p.m. and will be located in the DeWitt Building of Zeeland Community Hospital. The fee for this class is $15.

For more information or to register, call 616.748.2834 or visit spectrumhealth.org/classes-events.

Spectrum Health is a not-for-profit health system, based in West Michigan, offering a full continuum of care through the Spectrum Health Hospital Group, which is comprised of 12 hospitals, including Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital; 180 ambulatory and service sites; 3,600 physicians and advanced practice providers, including 1,500 members of the Spectrum Health Medical Group; and Priority Health, a health plan that served 996,000 members in fiscal year 2017. Spectrum Health is West Michigan’s largest employer, with 26,000 employees. The organization provided $372 million in community benefit during its 2017 fiscal year. Spectrum Health was named one of the nation’s 15 Top Health Systems—and in the top five among the largest health systems—in 2017 by Truven Health Analytics®, part of IBM Watson HealthTM. This is the sixth time the organization has received this recognition.

Ashley Kiekintveld
Marketing and Communications
Phone: 616.748.3610
Email: ashley.kiekintveld@spectrumhealth.org