Hospital offering Basic Medic First Aid refresher

JASPER — Memorial Hospital and Health Care center will offer Basic Medic First Aid with AED refresher training Monday, Sept. 14 from 8 - 11 a.m. 

The course is a basic training course in emergency care, designed for use in the business/industrial setting.  This refresher course reviews the primary and secondary essential skills of patient care that students learned in the initial training. These skills allow the graduates to function with one consistent set of priorities in a medical emergency.

The cost of the class is $50 and will take place in the Health and Wellness Classroom at Memorial Southside Office, 1100 West 12th Avenue, Jasper. Pre-registration is required by visiting Memorial Hospital’s website at and clicking on “Classes & Events,” or calling the Health and Wellness department at 812-996-2399 or toll-free at 800-852-7279, ext. 2399.

A Medic First Aid Bloodborne Pathogens class can be added to this course to provide participants with the knowledge to reduce or eliminate the occupational risk of bloodborne pathogens. Cost for this additional class is $20 per person. To register for this addition, please call 812-996-2399, option 1.

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