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Pre-Operative Total Joint Replacement Education Class Mondays - VBMC

Monday, June 26, 2017 - 1:00 PM

This class offers patients, their families and interested members of the community an opportunity to learn about elective joint replacement surgery. Our specially trained nurses, physical therapists, occupational therapists and case managers will be there to answer questions and to discuss the pathway to an optimal joint replacement experience. For more information, please call the Orthopedic Patient Coordinator at Vassar Brothers Medical Center 845-483-6626. TTY: 800-421-1220. 

June 26, 2017
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Vassar Brothers Medical Center - Conference Room A
45 Reade Place, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

Metastatic Cancer Support Group

Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 1:00 PM

Hearing that your cancer has returned can be very difficult. The Metastatic Cancer Support Group can provide an opportunity for you to ask questions, express your feelings and to know that you are not alone in your journey. This group meets the 4th Wednesday of each month. Please call 845-483-6470 to register or for more information.

June 28, 2017
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Dyson Cancer Center - 2nd Floor
45 Reade Place, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

American Heart Association PALS Provider 2-Day Course

Saturday, July 01, 2017 - 9:00 AM

This course uses a scenario-based, team approach to teach pediatric emergency respiratory and cardiac arrest management. This course is for health care providers who initiate and direct advanced life support in pediatric emergencies. You must be currently certified as a BLS Health Care Provider to take this course. Course completion results in a two-year PALS certification from the American Heart Association. This 2-day course is held from 9am to 4pm both days.  Course completion results in a two-ye...

July 1, 2017
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Northern Dutchess Hospital
6511 Springbrook Avenue, Rhinebeck, NY 12572

Pre-Operative Total Joint Replacement Education Class Mondays - VBMC

Monday, July 03, 2017 - 1:00 PM

This class offers patients, their families and interested members of the community an opportunity to learn about elective joint replacement surgery. Our specially trained nurses, physical therapists, occupational therapists and case managers will be there to answer questions and to discuss the pathway to an optimal joint replacement experience. For more information, please call the Orthopedic Patient Coordinator at Vassar Brothers Medical Center 845-483-6626. TTY: 800-421-1220. 

July 3, 2017
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Vassar Brothers Medical Center - Conference Room A
45 Reade Place, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

Bariatric - Weight Loss Surgery Support Group

Wednesday, July 05, 2017 - 6:00 PM

This group is for those considering or who have had weight loss surgery. We discuss vitamin therapy, exercise, compliance and lifestyle changes. This group meets monthly month at 6 p.m.

July 5, 2017
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Vassar Brothers Medical Center - Conference Room B
45 Reade Place, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

Laryngectomy Support Group

Thursday, July 06, 2017 - 11:00 AM

This monthly support group is for patients and their families who have undergone or are considering surgery for laryngectomy, often due to throat cancer. This group provides opportunity for patients to share information, discuss various topics and engage in social interaction.  A member of the Speech Pathology department is present to facilitate discussion. This group meets the 1st Thursday of each month from 11:00am to 12:00pm. Please contact Mary Ell Izzo at 845-483-7391 for more information.

July 6, 2017
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Vassar Brothers Medical Center - Conference Room A
45 Reade Place, Poughkeepsie, New York 12601

Bariatric - Weight Loss Surgery Seminar

Thursday, July 06, 2017 - 5:00 PM

We know that sometimes it takes more than just hard work and determination to become a happier, healthier you. That’s why we offer a weight loss surgery program specifically designed to help, with the latest advanced surgical techniques, nutritional counseling and support programs. Ready to take the next step? Please join us for a no-commitment seminar. Please call (845) 230-4797 to reserve your spot today or to learn more.

July 6, 2017
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Vassar Brothers Medical Center - Conference Room B
45 Reade, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

Wilderness First Aid

Saturday, July 08, 2017 - 9:00 AM

The Wilderness First Aid course will help you prepare for the unexpected. This fast paced, hands-on training is designed to meet the needs of trip leaders, camp staff, outdoor enthusiasts, hikers, kayakers, hunters and individuals working in remote locations. It will introduce you to caring for people who become ill or injured far from definitive medical care. Classroom lectures and demonstrations are combined with realistic scenarios where mock patients will challenge you to integrate your learning and ...

July 8, 2017
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Vassar Brothers Medical Center
45 Reade Place, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

American Heart Association ACLS Provider Course 2-Day Class

Saturday, July 08, 2017 - 9:00 AM

Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support is an advanced, instructor-led classroom course that highlights the importance of team dynamics and communication, systems of care and immediate post-cardiac-arrest care. It also covers airway management and related pharmacology. In this course, skills are taught in large, group sessions and small, group learning and testing stations where case-based scenarios are presented.  You must have a current BLS certification to take this course.  This 2-day course ...

July 8, 2017
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Northern Dutchess Hospital
6511 Springbrook Avenue, Rhinebeck, NY 12572

Pre-Operative Total Joint Replacement Education Class Mondays - VBMC

Monday, July 10, 2017 - 1:00 PM

This class offers patients, their families and interested members of the community an opportunity to learn about elective joint replacement surgery. Our specially trained nurses, physical therapists, occupational therapists and case managers will be there to answer questions and to discuss the pathway to an optimal joint replacement experience. For more information, please call the Orthopedic Patient Coordinator at Vassar Brothers Medical Center 845-483-6626. TTY: 800-421-1220. 

July 10, 2017
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Vassar Brothers Medical Center - Conference Room A
45 Reade Place, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare Providers Renewal Course

Tuesday, July 11, 2017 - 5:30 PM

This class is full please see our 7/21 or 7/29 class dates.  Thank you! This is a recertification course for BLS Healthcare Provider and you must have a current BLS certification to take this abridged recertification course. Course completion results in a certification card valid for 2 years from the American Heart Association.  This course is designed for doctors, nurses, EMTs, Physical Therapists, Dentists, Lifeguards and other Healthcare Professionals.  This one day class is held from ...

July 11, 2017
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Vassar Brothers Medical Center
45 Reade Place, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

American Heart Association ACLS Renewal Course

Saturday, July 15, 2017 - 9:00 AM

This is a recertification of the ACLS course. You must have a current ACLS certification to take this course.  This one day course is held from 9 am – 3 pm.  Course completion results in a two-year ACLS certification from the American Heart Association.  The new 2015 AHA Guidelines have been released.  A new textbook is available and AHA now allows students to use their textbook when taking the written exam.  You will be required to do a pre-course assessment in the new text as ...

July 15, 2017
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Vassar Brothers Medical Center
45 Reade Place, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

Pre-Operative Total Joint Replacement Education Class Mondays - VBMC

Monday, July 17, 2017 - 1:00 PM

This class offers patients, their families and interested members of the community an opportunity to learn about elective joint replacement surgery. Our specially trained nurses, physical therapists, occupational therapists and case managers will be there to answer questions and to discuss the pathway to an optimal joint replacement experience. For more information, please call the Orthopedic Patient Coordinator at Vassar Brothers Medical Center 845-483-6626. TTY: 800-421-1220. 

July 17, 2017
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Vassar Brothers Medical Center - Conference Room A
45 Reade Place, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

Newly Diagnosed Cancer Support Groups

Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - 1:00 PM

If you have been recently diagnosed with cancer, this support group encourages you to discuss your thoughts, questions and concerns with peers. This group meets the third Tuesday of the month from 1pm to 2pm. Register: Call Susan Loughran at 845-483-6470

July 18, 2017
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Dyson Cancer Center - 2nd Floor
45 Reade Place, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

American Heart Association (BLS) Basic Life Support Provider Certification

Friday, July 21, 2017 - 6:00 AM

This course is designed to provide a wide variety of healthcare professionals the ability to recognize several life threatening emergencies, provide CPR, use an AED and relieve choking in a safe, timely and effective manner. Course completion results in a certification card valid for 2-years from the American Heart Association. This course is designed for doctors, nurses, EMTs, Physical Therapists, Dentists, Lifeguards and other Healthcare Professionals.  This one day class is held from 6 pm – 10 p...

July 21, 2017
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM

Vassar Brothers Medical Center
45 Reade Place, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

American Heart Association First Aid CPR AED Combination Course

Sunday, July 23, 2017 - 9:00 AM

This course covers basic First Aid, CPR techniques, maneuvers for choking victims and how to use an Automated External Defibrillator. Instruction provided for Adult, Child & Infant. Pre-registration and payment are required. Textbook & materials included. This one day class is held from 9am to 4pm.  This course is NOT for health care providers. This course is suitable for day care workers, construction workers, camp counselors and many other community professions.  Course completion re...

July 23, 2017
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Vassar Brothers Medical Center
45 Reade Place, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

Pre-Operative Total Joint Replacement Education Class Mondays - VBMC

Monday, July 24, 2017 - 1:00 PM

This class offers patients, their families and interested members of the community an opportunity to learn about elective joint replacement surgery. Our specially trained nurses, physical therapists, occupational therapists and case managers will be there to answer questions and to discuss the pathway to an optimal joint replacement experience. For more information, please call the Orthopedic Patient Coordinator at Vassar Brothers Medical Center 845-483-6626. TTY: 800-421-1220. 

July 24, 2017
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Vassar Brothers Medical Center - Conference Room A
45 Reade Place, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

Metastatic Cancer Support Group

Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 1:00 PM

Hearing that your cancer has returned can be very difficult. The Metastatic Cancer Support Group can provide an opportunity for you to ask questions, express your feelings and to know that you are not alone in your journey. This group meets the 4th Wednesday of each month. Please call 845-483-6470 to register or for more information.

July 26, 2017
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Dyson Cancer Center - 2nd Floor
45 Reade Place, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

Pet First Aid, CPR and Disaster Preparedness Course

Sunday, July 30, 2017 - 8:30 AM

This course is ideal for all pet owners and pet caregivers. This unique course covers common health and safety-related issues for Dogs & Cats, first aid basics, CPR, choking maneuvers for pets, when to seek professional care and disaster planning for your pet.  You practice your skills on furry life-like pet manikins.  Course completion results in a certification card valid for 2-years from the Emergency Care and Safety Institute.  This class is held at Putnam Hospital Center, Norther...

July 30, 2017
8:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Vassar Brothers Medical Center
45 Reade Place, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

American Heart Association BLS Instructor Course (Train-the-Trainer)

Sunday, July 30, 2017 - 9:00 AM

This course is designed to prepare American Heart Association instructors to disseminate the science, skills and philosophy of resuscitation programs to participants enrolled in American Heart Association Courses. Current AHA BLS HCP Certification is required (It must be an AHA certification no other type of CPR, such as CPR Pro or CPR 1-2-3 will be accepted), and prior teaching experience is beneficial. Course completion results in a certification card valid for two years from the American Heart Associ...

July 30, 2017
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Putnam Hospital Center
670 Stoneleigh Avenue, Carmel, NY 10512