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Pre-Surgical Total Joint Replacement Education Class Mondays - VBMC

Monday, November 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. 

November 20, 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, November 21, 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

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

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

Metastatic Cancer Support Group

Wednesday, November 22, 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.

November 22, 2017
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

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

Breast and Ovarian Cancer Support Group at Vassar Brothers Medical Center

Thursday, November 23, 2017 - 7:00 PM

Vassar Brothers Medical Center together with Support Connection is offering a Breast and Ovarian Cancer Support Group. Join other women who have also been diagnosed to discuss all stages of diagnosis, treatment and post-treatment. Open to women with breast, ovarian or gynecological cancer. This group is led by a trained facilitator who is a cancer survivor. Advanced registration is required. Please call 914-962-6402 or 800-532-4290 to register or for more information.

November 23, 2017
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Vassar Brothers Medical Center
45 Reade Place, Poughkeepsie, New York 12601

Breastfeeding Support Group

Friday, November 24, 2017 - 11:00 AM

Weekly get-together for new moms to share information and support each other. Fridays, 11:00 a.m. Call 871-3365 for information.

November 24, 2017
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Northern Dutchess Hospital - Neugarten Family Birth Center
6511 Springbrook Ave, Rhinebeck, New York 12572

Pre-Surgical Total Joint Replacement Education Class Mondays - VBMC

Monday, November 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. 

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

Vassar Ambulatory Surgical Center Building
21 Reade Place, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

Bariatric - Weight Loss Surgery Post Op Support Group

Thursday, November 30, 2017 - 6:00 PM

The support group offers members the resources needed to meet their weight loss goals following bariatric surgery. They are guided by healthcare professionals who will provide education, nutritional support and a wonderful opportunity to make new friends who share the same experience. Held monthly at 6 pm. For information call (845) 230-4797.

November 30, 2017
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Breastfeeding Support Group

Friday, December 01, 2017 - 11:00 AM

Weekly get-together for new moms to share information and support each other. Fridays, 11:00 a.m. Call 871-3365 for information.

December 1, 2017
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Northern Dutchess Hospital - Neugarten Family Birth Center
6511 Springbrook Ave, Rhinebeck, New York 12572

Pre-Surgical Total Joint Replacement Education Class Mondays - VBMC

Monday, December 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. 

December 4, 2017
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Vassar Ambulatory Surgical Center Bldg.
21 Reade Place, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare Providers Renewal Course

Tuesday, December 05, 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...

December 5, 2017
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM

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

Bariatric - Weight Loss Surgery Support Group

Wednesday, December 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.

December 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, December 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.

December 7, 2017
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

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

Northern Dutchess Hospital offers new stroke support group

Thursday, December 07, 2017 - 4:00 PM

A new Stroke Support Group for survivors and their families will meet from 4 to 5 p.m. on the first Thursday of the month at Northern Dutchess Hospital, 6511 Springbrook Ave. The support group offers the opportunity to share experiences and discuss the physical, social, emotional and psychological impacts of stroke in a supportive environment. There is no cost to attend. The meetings will be held in the dining room of the Paul Rosenthal Rehabilitation Center at the hospital. Caregivers are also welcome....

December 7, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Breastfeeding Support Group

Friday, December 08, 2017 - 11:00 AM

Weekly get-together for new moms to share information and support each other. Fridays, 11:00 a.m. Call 871-3365 for information.

December 8, 2017
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Northern Dutchess Hospital - Neugarten Family Birth Center
6511 Springbrook Ave, Rhinebeck, New York 12572

American Heart Association ACLS Renewal Course

Saturday, December 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 ...

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

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

American Heart Association First Aid CPR AED Combination Course

Sunday, December 10, 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...

December 10, 2017
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

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

Pre-Surgical Total Joint Replacement Education Class Mondays - VBMC

Monday, December 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. 

December 11, 2017
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Vassar Ambulatory Surgical Center Building
21 Reade Place, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

Cancer Care Support Group for Caregivers

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 11:00 AM

Caring for someone with cancer can be overwhelming and exhausting. Please join us so you can share experiences and feel less alone. For more information and to reserve your spot, call 845.483.6470. TTY/Accessibility: 800.421.1220

December 13, 2017
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

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

Breastfeeding Support Group

Friday, December 15, 2017 - 11:00 AM

Weekly get-together for new moms to share information and support each other. Fridays, 11:00 a.m. Call 871-3365 for information.

December 15, 2017
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Northern Dutchess Hospital - Neugarten Family Birth Center
6511 Springbrook Ave, Rhinebeck, New York 12572

American Heart Association (BLS) Basic Life Support Provider Certification

Saturday, December 16, 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...

December 16, 2017
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

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