St. James Parish Hospital previews upcoming classes & events

Published 12:00 am Wednesday, May 4, 2022

 

LUTCHER — There’s a lot for the community to get involved in at St. James Parish Hospital. Read on to learn more about the Hospital’s upcoming events.

 

5.6.22 Hospital Blood Drive

Friday, May 6

11 a.m. – 4 p.m. in the Medical Plaza

In partnership with The Blood Center, St. James Parish Hospital will be hosting a community blood drive from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Friday, May 6. The drive will be held in the Community Education Room located in the Medical Plaza next to the Hospital. Remember to eat a good meal and stay hydrated before and after your donation. Appointments are offered, but not required. Visit www.sjph.org/events to schedule an appointment.

 

5.24.2022 Parish Senior Picnic & Health Fair

Tuesday, May 24

9 a.m. – 1 p.m. at Lutcher Park

As a celebration of Older American’s Month, St. James Parish Hospital is partnering with the parish government to host a free Senior Picnic and Health Fair. The hospital will offer education and several screenings free of charge. Seniors participate in fun activities, a health fair and are treated to a catered lunch. We are currently seeking health, wellness and lifestyle-related vendors that can offer important information to our local senior citizens. For more information visit, www.sjph.org/seniorpicnic2022.

 

6.21.22 Heartsaver CPR & First Aid (RSVP at www.sjph.org/events)

Tuesday, June 21

8 a.m. – 2 p.m. in the Medical Plaza

$75/Attendee (Heartsaver CPR-Only $60/Attendee)

The Heartsaver CPR/First Aid Course is a course that teaches lay rescuers how to recognize and treat life-threatening emergencies including cardiac arrest and choking for adult, child and infant victims. The First Aid Class teaches basic first aid procedures for medical emergencies and environmental emergencies. This class is held in the Medical Plaza Community Education Room. Payments for classes are due on the day of the class and can be paid to the hospital cashier located in the main entrance of the hospital. Students currently enrolled in college must bring a valid student ID to qualify for the student rate. If you need a Pediatric Course, please email communityed@sjph.org.

 

7.19.22 Healthcare Provider CPR/BLS Certification (RSVP at www.sjph.org/events)

Tuesday, July 19

8 a.m. – 12 p.m. in the Medical Plaza

$60/Attendee ($50/Student with School ID)

The Healthcare Provider course is designed to teach the skills of CPR for victims of all ages. This class is for participants who provide healthcare to patients in a wide variety of settings including both in-hospital and out-of-hospital settings. This course is a recertification for participants needing to renew their CPR certification. If you need to take this class for the first time, email communityed@sjph.org.

 

10.4.22 Heartsaver CPR & First Aid (RSVP at www.sjph.org/events)

Tuesday, October 4

8 a.m. – 2 p.m. in the Medical Plaza

$75/Attendee (Heartsaver CPR-Only $60/Attendee)

The Heartsaver CPR/First Aid Course is a course that teaches lay rescuers how to recognize and treat life-threatening emergencies including cardiac arrest and choking for adult, child and infant victims. The First Aid Class teaches basic first aid procedures for medical emergencies and environmental emergencies. This class is held in the Medical Plaza Community Education Room. Payments for classes are due on the day of the class and can be paid to the hospital cashier located in the main entrance of the hospital. Students currently enrolled in college must bring a valid student ID to qualify for the student rate. If you need a Pediatric Course, please email communityed@sjph.org.

 

11.15.22 Healthcare Provider CPR/BLS Recertification (RSVP at www.sjph.org/events)

Tuesday, November 15

8 a.m. – 12 p.m. in the Medical Plaza

$60/Attendee ($50/Student with School ID)

If you need to take this class for the first time, email communityed@sjph.org. The Healthcare Provider course is designed to teach the skills of CPR for victims of all ages. This class is for participants who provide healthcare to patients in a wide variety of settings including both in-hospital and out-of-hospital settings. This course is a recertification for participants needing to renew their CPR certification.

 

Event information and schedules are subject to change. Visit www.sjph.org/events for the latest information or to register online for classes and events.

If you do not have access to a computer, need to schedule a group class or need to take a Healthcare Provider CPR Class for the first time, call 225.258.2009.