SEBASTICOOK VALLEY HEALTH
TO OFFER CLASSES IN DECEMBER
Sebasticook Valley Health (SVH) will be offering classes in December including the new Certification Class for Healthcare Provider BLS and a Super Sitter Class.
A Health Care Provider BLS class will be offered on Friday, December 9th from 8:30 AM to 2:30 PM. The class will be held at the Sebasticook Valley Health on 130 Leighton Street. This class is for the health care professional who is required to have a Healthcare Provider Certification. CPR skills for adult, infant and children, use of the AED, rescue from choking and use of bag-mask devices are included. This is not a renewal course; it is designed for new certification. Pre-registration is required. The cost of the class is $75, which includes the book. Also, a Super Sitter Course will be offered by the SVH Education Department on Wednesday, December 28th from 9 AM to 3 PM. The class will be held at SVH on 130 Leighton Street in Pittsfield. The course is open to students in grades 6 through 8, who have a desire to learn the skills to become an effective babysitter. Space is limited, therefore pre-registration is required, which will close on Thursday, December 22nd. The cost of the class is $30. For more information on the classes above contact the Community Health and Education Department at 487-3890 extention 2731 or TTY at 487-4590.
SEBASTICOOK VALLEY HEALTH
The Sebasticook Valley Health Activities Coordinators work hard to keep patients interested and involved in activities. They plan, implement and monitor wellness and recreation programs to meet the specific needs of residents. Often times offering programs and scheduling events that encourage engagement and socialization to help support high quality of life for residents. These programs and events are designed to keep residents alert and engaged during their hospital stay, which will raise their spirits, focus on recovery, and motivate them to stay involved in their health. In addition to a Daily Brain Buster and Word Search, the following list of activities are planned for the week of Monday, November 21st through Sunday, November 27th. Monday, November 21st - Fresh Flower Centerpieces; Tuesday, November 22nd - Thankful Trees; and Wednesday, November 23rd - I am Thankful for; Thursday, November 24th - Happy Thanksgiving; Friday, November 25th - Rest Day; and Sunday, November 27th - 9 AM Church TV, Channel 23.