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LAS VEGAS, February 12, 2020 –
Safe Sitter Essentials with CPR: Young people who are home alone, watching younger siblings, or babysitting will feel more confident in their ability to care for younger children after completing this this six-hour course providing nurturing child care techniques and medical emergency management skills.
Teens, age 11 to 16 - The Safe Sitter® program has helped more than 600,000 teens across the country learn basic lifesaving and safety techniques.
Monday, Feb 17
9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
$20 fee includes lunch
Space is limited. Call (702) 616-4902 to register
Dignity Health Wellness Center – Green Valley
2651 Paseo Verde Pkwy, Suite 180, Henderson, NV 89074 (near Pecos & 215)
Students who graduate from a Safe Sitter® course receive a completion card that demonstrates they know how to use their skills in situations they encounter.
Taught by a certified Safe Sitter instructor and a registered Nurse following American Heart Association standards for rescue skills and instruction in first aid techniques from the American Academy of Pediatrics.
Students will learn basic first aid, infant and child choking rescue, and CPR. Students also receive instruction on how a child’s age affects how to care for them, how to prevent problem behavior, and how to run their own babysitting business.
Students who complete a Safe Sitter® course gain confidence and learn how, why, and where injuries can happen so they can be prevented.
As the community’s only not-for-profit, faith-based health system, Dignity Health-St. Rose Dominican has been guided by the vision and core values of the Adrian Dominican Sisters since 1947. As the Henderson and Las Vegas communities grow, the St. Rose Dominican health system and its nearly 4,000 employees will continue the Sisters’ mission of serving people in need. St. Rose Dominican is a member of the multi-state Dignity Health network of 10,000 physicians, more than 60,000 employees, 41 acute care hospitals and 400-plus care-centers including neighborhood hospitals, urgent care, surgery and imaging centers, and primary care clinics.
Gordon Absher - External Communications Manager