Baby Safety

UnityPoint Clinic - Express (Jordan Creek)

180 Jordan Creek Parkway, Suite 120
West Des Moines, Iowa 50266

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UnityPoint Clinic - Express (Waukee)

950 E. Hickman Road
Waukee, Iowa 50263

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Urgent Care - Altoona

2720 8th St. SW
Altoona, Iowa 50009

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Urgent Care - Ankeny

3625 N. Ankeny Blvd.
Suite E
Ankeny, Iowa 50023

03 Patients
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Urgent Care - Ingersoll

2103 Ingersoll Ave., Ste. 2
Des Moines, Iowa 50312

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Urgent Care - Lakeview

6000 University Avenue
Suite 101
West Des Moines, Iowa 50266

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Urgent Care - Merle Hay

4020 Merle Hay Road
Suite 100
Des Moines, Iowa 50310

02 Patients
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Urgent Care - Southglen

6520 SE 14th St.
Des Moines, Iowa 50320

00 Patients
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Urgent Care - Urbandale

5200 NW 100th Street
Urbandale, Iowa 50322

01 Patients
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Baby Safety

Date & Time Location Registration
10/20/2020 - 6:00 PM Canceled - Webinar Link in Class Description Registration Full
11/23/2020 - 6:00 PM Canceled - Webinar Link in Class Description Registration Full
12/15/2020 - 6:00 PM Iowa Methodist Medical Center- Classroom 3 in Education and Research Center

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Notice: Childbirth Education Classes are Canceled at this time

To keep you and your loved ones safe during the global outbreak of COVID-19, UnityPoint Health - Des Moines is restricting visitors at our facilities. We are sorry for the inconvenience. We will continue to monitor the situation for future classes and feel free to register for classes with open registration. Please check back here and follow the Blank Children’s Facebook page for updates and information. We have created a webinar to take place of this class please follow the link below:

Babies and young children are naturally curious, and we want to provide a safe environment for little ones to explore. In our Baby Safety class, our "Safe! At Home and On the Go" PowerPoint presentation will help you identify safety dangers and learn tips on how you can prevent unintentional injuries due to these hazards. Topics covered in this two-hour class include nursery safety, safe sleeping, home safety, baby-proofing your home, and a brief discussion on car seat basics.  

Car Seat Safety and CPR are not included in this class. Please see the class schedules to register for our Car Seat Safety class. You can take a CPR class through the local Red Cross or the 411 Safety Shop in West Des Moines.

Baby Safety is held at Iowa Methodist Medical Center, Methodist West Hospital and Iowa Lutheran Hospital. Please take note of which location you have registered for. 

  • Classes at Iowa Methodist Medical Center are held in the Education & Research Center (ERC). View Maps & Directions to Iowa Methodist Medical Center and the Education & Research CenterPlease note: the Woodland Avenue doors will be lockedView this video for parking and finding the ERC.  
  • Classes at Methodist West Hospital are held in the Conference Center. View Maps & Directions to Methodist West Hospital. View this video for parking and finding the Conference Rooms at Methodist West Hospital.
  • Classes at Iowa Lutheran Hospital are held in Dining Room A/B. View Maps & Directions to Iowa Lutheran Hospital. Dining Room A/B is located on Level B behind the cafeteria.

Click on the Register Now button above to register for an upcoming class. Registration must be completed online. When registering for a class, there's no need to register both parents; the expectant mom's registration will hold a spot for her support person as well. If you've already registered and need to cancel your registration, please call 515-241-6763.

Classes may be cancelled due to low enrollment, inclement weather, or other unforeseen circumstances. If this should happen, you will be notified by e-mail and/or a phone call and given the opportunity to register for the next available class.

For news, updates and tips, follow Blank Children's Hospital on our Facebook page.