Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center in Jasper offers an instructor-led Basic Life Support (BLS) training class for licensed and certified health care professionals, such as physicians, dentists, nurses, paramedics and EMTs. This American Heart Association course covers CPR for all ages, two-man CPR, bag-valve mask ventilation, relief of responsive and unresponsive FBAO (choking), and use of the AED. Participants must successfully complete a written test and skills evaluation to receive a course completion (credential) card.
The next available class is Tuesday, July 14, from 8 a.m.–12 p.m. in the Health and Wellness Classroom at Memorial Southside Office, 1100 West 12th Avenue in Jasper. The cost is $65. Pre-registration is required and class size is limited. For more information, or to register, visit Memorial Hospital’s website at www.mhhcc.organd click on “Classes & Events,” or call the Health and Wellness department at 812-996-2399.