Calendar

March 2017

ACLS Renewals
Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - 12:00pm
Recommended for RN's, Physicians, EMT's, CPS and Pharmacy. This Renewal class is intended for those who are recertifying their ACLS and is recommended for those who routinely use their ACLS skills. Read More »

ACLS Renewals
Thursday, March 2, 2017 - 12:00pm
Recommended for RN's, Physicians, EMT's, CPS and Pharmacy. This Renewal class is intended for those who are recertifying their ACLS and is recommended for those who routinely use their ACLS skills. Read More »

ACLS Renewals
Friday, March 3, 2017 - 12:00pm
Recommended for RN's, Physicians, EMT's, CPS and Pharmacy. This Renewal class is intended for those who are recertifying their ACLS and is recommended for those who routinely use their ACLS skills. Read More »

Blood Drive
Friday, March 3, 2017 - 1:00pm
To participate in an American Red Cross Blood Drive, you must be at least 17 years old, weigh at least 110 pounds and be in overall good health. Please bring a valid photo ID and a list of all current medications with you when donating blood, which you can do every 56 days. Appointments are strongly recommended. Please call 419-207-2540 to make an appointment. Read More »

Childbirth Preparation Class
Tuesday, March 7, 2017 - 6:00pm
Certified childbirth educators will cover: signs and stages of labor; relaxation and breathing techniques; pain management and epidural anesthesia; postpartum and newborn care; and car seat safety. Also included is a tour of the Birthing and Women's Unit. Read More »

Breastfeeding Class
Wednesday, March 8, 2017 - 6:00pm
What are the benefits of breastfeeding? What are the challenges of breastfeeding, and what can you do to overcome these challenges? You will learn all of this, and more, with the complete support of our lactation team. Read More »

Cardiac Support Group
Wednesday, March 8, 2017 - 6:30pm
Participants at this free support group will enjoy a "Test Your Knowledge" game. Anyone with a cardiac condition is encouraged to attend, as quality of life is directly affected by lifestyle choices such as healthy eating habits, knowledge, and awareness. Please call 419-289-0491, ext. 3435 for more information about the Cardiac Support Group. Read More »

First Aid for Coaches
Wednesday, March 8, 2017 - 6:30pm
UH Samaritan Medical Center is offering First Aid for Coaches, an ODE approved pupil activity program. The cost is FREE to school coaches under our Athletic Training program. For coaches not in the program, a $25 fee will be collected the day of the program. Read More »

Childbirth Preparation Class
Tuesday, March 14, 2017 - 6:00pm
Certified childbirth educators will cover: signs and stages of labor; relaxation and breathing techniques; pain management and epidural anesthesia; postpartum and newborn care; and car seat safety. Also included is a tour of the Birthing and Women's Unit. Read More »

Free Community Event
Wednesday, March 15, 2017 - 5:00pm
Join a group of community leaders and experts to learn more about the Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE) study. This event is FREE and includes dinner and 2 CEUs for counselors and social workers. The ACE study, conducted by Kaiser Permanente and the Center for Disease Control, represents the largest study of its kind as it examines the medical, social, and economic consequences of adverse childhood experiences on adults over their lifespan. This event will focus on how this study is revolutionizing healthcare and addressing the myriad of social problems of today. Read More »

Sibling Class
Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 6:00pm
This class introduces big brothers and sisters to the changes they can expect when their sibling is born. Recommended ages are two to 10 years old. Children will have an opportunity to view the nursery and maternity areas. Read More »

Diabetes Support Goup
Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 7:00pm
This support group is free and open to both diabetics and their loved ones. March's meeting will focus on "Diabetes Nerve Damage & Peripheral Artery Disease." The Diabetes Support Group meets the third Thursday of every month, with the exception of June, July and August. Please call 419-289-0491, ext. 2551 for more information. Read More »

Community Ed: Sepsis
Monday, March 20, 2017 - 6:30pm
Cancer, heart attack and stroke are well known medical conditions with potentially deadly results. Yet sepsis, a lesser-known risk, kills more Americans every year than heart attacks, breast cancer or prostate cancer. Join nurse Lisa Bushong for an informative program about sepsis on Monday, March 20 at 6:30 p.m. at UH Samaritan on Main. The program is part of University Hospitals Samaritan Medical Center’s free community education series. Read More »

Childbirth Preparation Class
Tuesday, March 21, 2017 - 6:00pm
Certified childbirth educators will cover: signs and stages of labor; relaxation and breathing techniques; pain management and epidural anesthesia; postpartum and newborn care; and car seat safety. Also included is a tour of the Birthing and Women's Unit. Read More »

Basic Life Support
Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - 2:00pm
The goal of this program is to train and/or retrain staff in Basic Life Support techniques. Certification in BLS is required for all clinical employees and is also required before attending ACLS or PALS classes. Read More »

Basic Life Support
Friday, March 24, 2017 - 2:00pm
The goal of this program is to train and/or retrain staff in Basic Life Support techniques. Certification in BLS is required for all clinical employees and is also required before attending ACLS or PALS classes. Read More »

Childbirth Preparation Class
Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 6:00pm
Certified childbirth educators will cover: signs and stages of labor; relaxation and breathing techniques; pain management and epidural anesthesia; postpartum and newborn care; and car seat safety. Also included is a tour of the Birthing and Women's Unit. Read More »

Veterans in Crisis, Session One
Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 9:00am
Join clinical psychologist and retired Army Colonel Dr. Kathy Platoni for two free seminars for first responders, health care providers, emergency and crisis workers, and mental health professionals. Both sessions will be held at UH Samaritan Medical Center on March 30th. Attend one or both of the sessions. Clock hours and contact hours available. Read More »

Veterans in Crisis, Session Two
Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 1:00pm
Join clinical psychologist and retired Army Colonel Dr. Kathy Platoni for two free seminars for first responders, health care providers, emergency and crisis workers, and mental health professionals. Both sessions will be held at UH Samaritan Medical Center on March 30th. Attend one or both of the sessions. Clock hours and contact hours available. Read More »