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Healthy at Home Info Session

Free

with Heather Lewis

Calendar Oct 1, 2019 at 6 pm

Taking care of an elderly parent or spouse? Recovering at home from surgery or illness? Need to borrow medical equipment? Mount Desert Nursing Association (MDNA) invites you to attend a free informational session. Come learn about what their services are and how you can use or share them with your loved ones, friends or neighbors.  Through their direct services, MDNA’s goal is to help residents achieve and or maintain the best possible health, stay in their homes for as long as possible and support the best quality of life possible for each person. As MDI’s only local home health agency, they have information to share!

This session is repeated on 11/12.

Healthy at Home Info Session

Free

with Heather Lewis

Calendar Nov 12, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

Taking care of an elderly parent or spouse? Recovering at home from surgery or illness? Need to borrow medical equipment? Mount Desert Nursing Association (MDNA) invites you to attend a free informational session. Come learn about what their services are and how you can use or share them with your loved ones, friends or neighbors.  Through their direct services, MDNA’s goal is to help residents achieve and or maintain the best possible health, stay in their homes for as long as possible and support the best quality of life possible for each person. As MDI’s only local home health agency, they have information to share!

This session contains the same material as the October 1 session.

Heartsaver CPR/AED

$41

with Lisa Parkin

Calendar Oct 21, 2019 at 5 pm, runs for 1 week

The Heartsaver CPR AED course combines basic CPR skills training with instruction and practice in using an AED.This is an American Heart Association Course and is intended for:·  Individuals who have a duty to respond to a cardiac emergency because of job requirements.·  Lay rescuers who may need to respond to an emergency in the workplace·  Family members of patients at high risk for sudden cardiac death. This course covers: Adult CPR AED with and without a mask·   Adult choking·   Child CPR/AED (optional module)·   Infant CPR (optional module)·   Child and infant choking.Students must pass a skills test to qualify for a Heartsaver CPR AED Course Completion Card.Instructor Information:LisaParkin, BSN, RN- is an RN in the Education Department at MDI Hospital and is the AHA Training Center Coordinator for the MDI/Blue Hill Training Center.She has an extensive background in providing emergency care in the hospital setting and basic first aid and CPR/AED care for various organizations.

Please note that this class will be held at the Lisa Stewart Women's Health Center, 330 Main St, Bar Harbor, ME

Will run

Heartsaver First Aid

$41

with Lisa Parkin

Calendar Oct 22, 2019 at 5 pm, runs for 1 week

The Heartsaver First Aid Course provides first responders with training in basic first aid procedures-Including the first aid skills recommended by OSHA- in a format that can be delivered in a single day This course is intended for:·         Security and airline personnel·         Camp counselors·         Police and firefighters·         Teachers and day-care workers·         Aerobics teachers / physical trainers·         Anyone who has a duty to respond to a first aid emergency because of job responsibilities or regulatory requirements·         Other individuals who want or need first aid training. This course covers:·         First aid basics·         Medical emergencies·         Injury emergencies·         Environmental emergencies Students must pass a skills test to qualify for a Heartsaver First Aid Course Completion Card. Lisa Parkin, BSN, RN- is an RN in the Education Department at MDI Hospital and is the AHA Training Center Coordinator for the MDI/Blue Hill Training Center.She has an extensive background in providing emergency care in the hospital setting and basic first aid and CPR/AED care for various organizations.

Please note that this class will be held at the Lisa Stewart Women's Health Center, 330 Main St, Bar Harbor, ME.

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