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Pre-Operative Total Joint Replacement Education Class Mondays - VBMC

Monday, February 27, 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. 

February 27, 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, March 01, 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.

March 1, 2017
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

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

Laryngectomy Support Group

Thursday, March 02, 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.

March 2, 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, March 02, 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.

March 2, 2017
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

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

American Heart Association PALS Renewal Course

Saturday, March 04, 2017 - 9:00 AM

This course is a recertification for the PALS course. You must be currently certified in PALS to take this abridged course.   This on day course is held from 9am – 4pm.  Course completion results in a two-year PALS certification card from the American Heart Association.  You must call (845) 475-9742 to register & pay – class sizes are limited.  Course Cost: $125 or $165 with text.  Current text with copyright of Oct 2016 required.  Pre-course assessment in text MUST be c...

March 4, 2017
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Northern Dutchess Hospital
6511 Springbrook Avenue, Rhinebeck, New York 12572

Pre-Operative Total Joint Replacement Education Class Mondays - VBMC

Monday, March 06, 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. 

March 6, 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, March 07, 2017 - 5:30 PM

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 6pm – 10pm.  You must call (845) 475-9742 to register & pay – class ...

March 7, 2017
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM

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

American Heart Association (BLS) Basic Life Support Provider Certification Course

Saturday, March 11, 2017 - 9:00 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 Professionals.  This course has been recently updated and is appropria...

March 11, 2017
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Northern Dutchess Hospital
6511 Springbrook Avenue, Rhinebeck, NY 12572

American Heart Association Pediatric First Aid CPR AED Course

Saturday, March 11, 2017 - 9:00 AM

The Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid CPR AED course is designed to meet the regulatory requirements for child care workers in all 50 States. It teaches child care providers and others to respond to and manage illnesses and injuries in a child or infant in the first few minutes until professional help arrives. It covers the four steps of first aid and first aid skills such as finding the problem, stopping bleeding, bandaging and using an Epinephrine pen.  Child CPR AED, infant CPR and a module in adult...

March 11, 2017
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Putnam Hospital Center
670 Stoneleigh Avenue, Carmel, NY 10512

American Heart Association ACLS Provider Course 2-Day Class

Saturday, March 11, 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 ...

March 11, 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, March 13, 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. 

March 13, 2017
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

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

The Alzheimer's Association Caregiver Support Group

Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 6:30 PM

Caregiving for a loved one with Alzheimer's disease can be draining, but you don't have to go it alone. Join us and receive the emotional, educational and social support needed to successfully care for someone with dementia. Sponsored by the Alzheimer's Association Hudson Valley/Rockland/Westchester, NY, Chapter 2900. Registration is required. For more information and to register, call (800) 272-3900 or visit www.alz.org/hudsonvalley .

March 16, 2017
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Putnam Hospital Center
Oncology Conference Room B, Carmel, New York 10512

American Heart Association (BLS) Basic Life Support Provider Certification Course

Saturday, March 18, 2017 - 9:00 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 Professionals.  This course has been recently updated and is appropria...

March 18, 2017
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Putnam Hospital Center
670 Stoneleigh Avenue, Carmel, NY 10512

Pre-Operative Total Joint Replacement Education Class Mondays - VBMC

Monday, March 20, 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. 

March 20, 2017
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

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

Pet First Aid, CPR and Disaster Preparedness Course

Sunday, March 26, 2017 - 9:00 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...

March 26, 2017
9:00 AM - 1:00 AM

Putnam Hospital Center
670 Stoneleigh Avenue, Carmel, NY 10512

Pre-Operative Total Joint Replacement Education Class Mondays - VBMC

Monday, March 27, 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. 

March 27, 2017
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

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

Pre-Operative Total Joint Replacement Education Class Mondays - VBMC

Monday, April 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. 

April 3, 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, April 04, 2017 - 5:30 PM

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 5:30pm – 9:30pm.  You must call (845) 475-9742 to register & pay – c...

April 4, 2017
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM

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

Bariatric - Weight Loss Surgery Support Group

Wednesday, April 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.

April 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, April 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.

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

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