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Pre-Operative Total Joint Replacement Education Class Mondays - VBMC

Monday, August 21, 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. 

August 21, 2017
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

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

Do you have Diabetes and Erectile Dysfunction (ED)?

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 6:15 PM

Did you know that there is a strong correlation between diabetes and erectile dysfunction? Attend a no cost Men's Health Seminar presented by Jaspreet Singh, MD*, Premier Medical Group on Tuesday, August 22 at 6:16 pm. This seminar and education materials are sponsored by the Boston Scientific Corporation. Partners and guests welcome. Refreshments will be served. Space is limited. To register, please call 1–877–433–2873.       *In the spirit of keeping you well informed, the physician ide...

August 22, 2017
6:15 PM - 7:30 PM

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

Metastatic Cancer Support Group

Wednesday, August 23, 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.

August 23, 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 Certification Course

Saturday, August 26, 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 Healthcare Professionals.  This one day class is held from 9 am – 1 pm...

August 26, 2017
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Northern Dutchess Hospital
6511 Springbrook Avenue, Rhinebeck, NY 12572

Friends & Family CPR Course

Sunday, August 27, 2017 - 9:00 AM

The Family & Friends CPR Course teaches the lifesaving skills of adult Hands-Only® CPR, child CPR with breaths, adult and child AED use, infant CPR with breaths and relief of choking in an adult, child or infant. Skills are taught in a dynamic group environment by using the AHA’s research-proven practice-while-watching technique, which provides students with the most hands-on CPR practice time possible. Family & Friends CPR is for people who want to learn CPR but do not require a certification ca...

August 27, 2017
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Putnam Hospital Center
670 Stoneleigh Avenue, Carmel, NY 10512

Babysitting Preparedness Course

Sunday, August 27, 2017 - 9:00 AM

The way we handle emergencies has changed often over the years and this course will make sure your essential skills are up-to-date with today’s most recent guidelines for care.  Our Babysitting Preparedness Course covers feeding, diapering, safety in the home, prevention of SIDS, prevention of Shaken Baby Syndrome, basic first aid skills, how to cope with a crying baby, pediatric CPR & how to start a babysitting business.  The course is led by nationally certified instructors who also have ...

August 27, 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, August 28, 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. 

August 28, 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, August 29, 2017 - 5:30 PM

This class is approaching full please call for details.  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...

August 29, 2017
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM

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

Pre-Operative Total Joint Replacement Education Class Mondays - VBMC

Monday, September 04, 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. 

September 4, 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, September 06, 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.

September 6, 2017
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

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

Laryngectomy Support Group

Thursday, September 07, 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.

September 7, 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, September 07, 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.

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

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

American Heart Association ACLS Renewal Course

Saturday, September 09, 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 ...

September 9, 2017
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Northern Dutchess Hospital
6511 Springbrook Avenue, Rhinebeck, NY 12572

Sports First Aid & Injury Prevention Course

Saturday, September 09, 2017 - 9:00 AM

Sports First Aid and Injury Prevention was developed to help coaches, athletic trainers, athletes and parents of athletes manage the common emergencies they will likely encounter while participating in sports. The course includes coverage of the phases of injury and the injury prevention model, prevention tips for sports-related injuries common to specific sports (such as sprains and concussions), and appropriate treatment for common injuries and illnesses.  The following topics will be covered duri...

September 9, 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, September 11, 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. 

September 11, 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, September 12, 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...

September 12, 2017
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM

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

Lymphedema Support Group

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 7:00 PM

Topic: Lymphedema Research Update Group Leader: Keri Gill-Smith PT, DPT, CLT-LANA   To register or for more information, please call 845.871.4380.

September 12, 2017
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

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

American Heart Association (BLS) Basic Life Support Provider Certification

Friday, September 15, 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...

September 15, 2017
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM

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

Pre-Operative Total Joint Replacement Education Class Mondays - VBMC

Monday, September 18, 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. 

September 18, 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, September 19, 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

September 19, 2017
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

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