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Sandusky Register Staff
May 24, 2010

Firelands Regional Medical Center

Firelands will offer the next “Happiest Baby on the Block” parenting class from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Feb. 10. The fee is $20 per class.  Pre-registration can be made by calling 419-557-7840.

Firelands Regional Medical Center will be hosting a pediatric cardiology clinic Feb. 11. Call 800-377-3117 for an appointment.

Firelands will host a “Common Problems with the Hand & Wrist” on Feb. 12. The program is from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the Mylander Conference Center at Firelands. Light refreshments will be available. To register, call 419-557-7410.

Firelands will host a pediatric orthopedic clinic Feb. 16.  For an appointment, call 800-377-3117.

Firelands will offer a health care provider CPR certification course from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. Feb. 18 and then again from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. This course is for medical professionals and students beginning course work in health care professions only. The class fee is $40 per person. Pre-registration is required by calling 419-557-6740.

Firelands will be host a pediatric gastroenterology clinic Feb. 18. Firelands will also host a pediatric neurology clinic on the same day. To schedule an appointment, call 800-377-3117.

Firelands will host the Freedom From Smoking Support Group at 6 p.m. Feb. 19. The support group meeting will be held in the respiratory services conference room at Firelands Regional Medical Center’s Main Campus, 1111 Hayes Ave. For more information, call Elaine at 800-342-1177 Ext. 7683 or 419-557-7683.

Firelands will host a pediatric pulmonology clinic Feb. 23. The clinic will be staffed by a board certified pediatric specialist from Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital. For an appointment, call 800-377-3117.

Firelands will host “Toddler Talk” on Feb. 26.  The program will be from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Firelands Regional Medical Center’s South Campus, 1912 Hayes Ave. Other dates and topics are March 19, attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder; April 30, handwriting and vision; and May 28, taking the sting out of behavior. The cost is $5 per person. To register, call 419-557-7410.

Firelands will offer breastfeeding basics education class from 9:30 a.m. to noon Feb. 21. The cost is $10. To register, call 419-557-7840.

Firelands will offer a childbirth preparation class from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Feb. 27 and continuing from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Feb. 28.  The cost is $35 per couple. To register, call 419-557-7840.

Firelands, in coordination with the Erie County Health Department WIC office, will offer the “Happiest Baby on the Block” parenting class from 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Feb. 20 at the Erie County Health Department, 420 Superior St. This course is free of charge to WIC clients and is made possible through grant funding. To register, call the Erie County Health Department at 419-626-5623. Parents will receive a take-home kit (DVD or VHS and CD) valued at $40.

Fisher-Titus Medical Center

Fisher-Titus will provide free blood pressure and blood sugars from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. Feb. 17 at Huron Market Plaza. Full-lipid cholesterols will be available for $18 and require a 12-hour fast. Safe kids will offer information on car seats, weather permitting.

Erie County Care-a-Van and Easter Seals on Feb. 18 will provide a child-passenger seat fitting station from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Call for appointment at 419-668-6791.

The Erie County Health Department from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Feb. 19 will provide immunizations at the Family Practice on the corners of Buchanan and Hayes.

Fisher-Titus’s Caring and Sharing Cancer Support Group will meet at 5 p.m. Feb. 24 at the hospital. This support group meets the fourth Tuesday of each month, 5 p.m.  It is free and open to the general public. For more information call the hospital at 419-660-2117, Ext. 6417.