• HealthQuest Programs: 8/6/19

    August 06, 2019
    Stop the Bleed®: What Everyone Should Know to Stop Bleeding After an Injury
    During this free, hands-on training you will learn various ways to control life-threatening bleeding after an individual has sustained an injury from an everyday emergency, man-made or from a natural disaster. You will be given a list of items to create your own Stop the Bleed® emergency kit. The American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma is leading the effort to save lives by teaching the civilian population to provide vital initial response to stop uncontrollable bleeding in emergency situations. Tyler Dalton, Trauma Coordinator at Skagit Valley Hospital will teach this one-hour training. Please note this is not a first aid class. No charge, but pre-registration is required by calling 360-814-2424.
    AUG 26 (MON)
    3 - 4 p.m.
    Skagit Valley Hospital – Mount Vernon
    Sahale Conference Room
    Blood Drive
    10 a.m. – 4 p.m. (except 12 – 1 p.m.)
    Skagit Regional Clinics - Stanwood
    9631 269th Street NW – mobile bus
    Pre-registration required by calling 1-800-398-7888.
    8 a.m. - 2 p.m. (except 10 – 11 a.m.)
    Skagit Valley Hospital – Mount Vernon
    300 Hospital Parkway –mobile bus
    Pre-registration required by calling 1-800-398-7888.
    Diabetes Support Group
    If you or a loved one has diabetes, the Diabetes Support Group is a chance to share and learn about how to manage diabetes. This group opportunity offers the chance to talk through daily challenges, share feelings and exchange nutrition tips. The Diabetes Support Group is open to people with type 1 or type 2 diabetes and their family members. Diabetes Support Group facilitated by Karen Frost meets from 7 - 9 p.m. on the third Tuesday of every month at Skagit Valley Hospital in the Shuksan Room. For more information call 360-814-2874.
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    Valerie Gorton
    (360) 814-2370
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