Hospital offering basic life support training

JASPER — Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center 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 class is Monday, September 21, from 8 a.m. – noon in the Health and Wellness Classroom at Memorial Southside Office, 1100 West 12th Ave., Jasper. The cost is $65. Pre-registration is required and class size is limited. 

For more information, or to register, please visit Memorial Hospital’s website at and click on “Classes & Events” or call the Health and Wellness department at 812-996-2399.

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