Oswego Health To Offer Basic Life Support CPR for Healthcare Providers

Oswego Health is offering basic life support CPR classes for healthcare providers on June 8.

Two four-hour sessions will be offered.

The morning session will be held from 8:30 a.m.  to 12:30 p.m. while the afternoon class will be held from 1 to 5 p.m.

The classes will be held in the lower level conference room of the Oswego Health Services Center.

The center is adjacent to Oswego Hospital.

Teaching the classes will be staff members from Oswego Health who are certified by the American Heart Association.

During the class, healthcare professionals will learn to recognize several life-threatening emergencies, provide CPR to victims of all ages, use an AED, and relieve choking in a safe, timely and effective manner.

To register for one of the two offered classes, a form can be found at www.oswegohealth.org

There is a $25 charge for class materials.

Those with questions should call Margaret Beers, who is overseeing the classes, at 349-5712.