Health

The knowledge behind the care—CBIZ

Continuing education and mandatory programming is essential to keeping knowledge levels current. Courses are designed to fit your needs and offered at convenient times and locations in the area.

Available classes for both the individual and providers help maintain a healthier community.

Check out our Health classes listed below.  Call 319-208-3475 or register.

CPR & First Aid
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Course Date
Basic Life Support - Healthcare Provider 5/18/2015
Basic Life Support - Healthcare Provider  6/8/2015
Basic Life Support - Healthcare Provider  7/13/2015
Basic Life Support - Healthcare Provider  6/16/2015
Recertification Class for BLS 6/9/2015
Recertification Class for BLS  7/14/2015
CPR/AED (Non-Healthcare & Child Care Providers) 5/21/2015
Heartsaver First Aid and CPR/AED 5/12/2015
Heartsaver First Aid and CPR/AED 6/17/2015
Professional Health Care
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Course Date
Nurse Aide Review Class 5/29/2015
Nurse Aide Review Class 6/12/2015
Nurse Aide Review Class  7/10/2015
Nurse Aide Review Class 8/14/2015
Medication Manager  5/4/2015
Medication Manager 6/8/2015
Medication Manager 7/6/2015
Medication Aide 6/22/2015
Homepathic
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Course Date
Basics of Fermenting Food 6/11/2015
Detox for Health! 7/30/2015
Essentrics: Aging Backwards 8/4/2015

Basic Life Support for HCP

The BLS for Healthcare Provider class is designed to teach the skills of CPR and relief of foreign airway obstruction appropriate for use with victims of all ages. This course follows the American Heart Association guidelines for those required to be trained in Basic Life Support Healthcare Provider CPR including nursing students and various health care providers.
To Register for this class, Call 319-208-5391.

4 hours, 1 session / $60 includes AHA workbook / Teri Butler / Vicki Gallagher

#50042   SCC West Burlington Campus          Room 330
               Monday, May 18                                5 - 9 PM

#50043   SCC West Burlington Campus         Room 330
               Monday, Jun 8                                  5 - 9 PM 

#50045   SCC West Burlington Campus         Room 330
               Monday, Jul 13                                 5 - 9 PM 

#50044   SCC Keokuk Campus                      Room 406
               Tuesday, Jun 16                               5 - 9 PM

BLS Recertification Class

Recertification for BLS Healthcare Providers. 
To Register for this class, Call 319-208-5391.

2 hours, 1 session / $45 / Deb Kennelly / Vicki Gallager

#50046   SCC West Burlington Campus         Room 330
               Tuesday, Jun 9                                  5 - 7 PM

#5004     SCC Keokuk Campus                       Room 406
               Tuesday, Jul 14                                 5 - 7 PM

CPR/AED (Non-Healthcare & Child Care Providers)

The Heartsaver CPR AED course combines basic CPR skills training with instruction and practice in using an AED. This course is intended for individuals who have a duty to respond to a cardiac emergency because of job responsibilities or regulatory requirements, lay rescuers who may need to respond to an emergency in the workplace, family members of patients at high risk for sudden cardiac death. 

4 hours, 1 session / $75 / Jerry Keeley

#47870   SCC Mt. Pleasant Center              Room 102
                Thursday, May 21                         5 - 9pm

Heartsaver First Aid and CPR/AED

This course combines information for both basic first aid procedures including the first aid skills recommended by OSHA and CPR skills training with instruction and practice using an AED.

5 hours, 1 session / $85 / Jerry Keeley

#47871  SCC Center for Business                 Room 111
               Tuesday, May 12                             Noon - 5pm

#50142   SCC Center for Business                Room 111
               Wednesday, Jun 17                        8 AM - 1 PM

Nurse Aide Review Class

This 8 hour class is for students who have completed the Nursing Assistant course, have been on the registry in the past, or simply want a refresher prior to taking the state tests. Includes a practice written test with discussion and the rest of the day devoted to practicing skills in preparation for the skills test. The student receives an updated copy of the skills book with step-by-step info and info on contacting the Direct Care Worker Registry in the future.  
To Register for this class, Call 319-208-5391.

8 hours, 1 session / $89 / Jennifer Jennings, RN, BSN

 #47953   SCC West Burlington Campus            Room 322
               Friday, May 29                                     8:30 AM - 5 PM

 #50048   SCC West Burlington Campus            Room 322
                Friday, Jun 12                                      8:30 AM - 5 PM 

#50049   SCC West Burlington Campus              Room 322
               Friday, Jul 10                                         8:30 AM - 5 PM 

#50050   SCC West Burlington Campus               Room 322
               Friday, Aug 14                                        8:30 AM - 5 PM

Medication Manager

This 15 hour class is designed to certify persons to administer medications or supervise the client who self-administers nonparenteral medications in 15 or less bed residential care facilities, supervised apartment living, and community supported living arrangements. The course content approved by the Iowa Department of Inspections & Appeals covers rules/regulations for all three types of facilities. Required: Drug reference text less than 4 years old. Suggested texts are Davis’s Drug Guide for Nurses or Nursing 2013 Drug Reference.
To Register for this class, Call 319-208-5391.  

15 hours, 5 sessions / $89 / Marcia Hutson, RN, BSN

 #50052   SCC West Burlington Campus                   Room 218
               Mon & Tue, May 4 - 18                               4 - 7 PM 

#50053   SCC West Burlington Campus                   Room 332
               Mon & Tue, Jun 8 - 22                                4 - 7 PM 

#50054   SCC West Burlington Campus                    Room 332
               Mon & Tue, Jul 6 - 20                                  4 - 7 PM

Medication Aide

This class is for certified nursing assistants and residential aides working in LTC or Residential facilities. Successful completion qualifies the participants to pass medications according to the standards of the State Department of health. Applicant must be employed at least six months in sponsoring facility, be recommended by facility, and if CNA must be on the DCW Registry. Text available in bookstore. 50 hrs total.
To Register for this class, Call 319-208-5391.

40 classroom & 10 clinical hours / $400 plus textbook / Wanda Carden, RN

#50350   SCC West Burlington Campus                 Room 322
               Mon & Wed, Jun 22 - Jul 22                     4 - 8:15 PM

Basics of Fermenting Food

Want to make the foods you already eat even better? Want to enhance immunity and increase digestion?  Want to save money in the process? Learn the process of fermentation, which increases vitamins, enzymes and beneficial bacteria naturally present in all foods while improving flavor, enhancing digestion and boosting immunity. This is great for anyone and especially those with gut issues, IBS, Crohn’s, bloating, weight gain, sinus issues, etc. If you’re serious about helping to heal your gut with healthy, beneficial bacteria, you can’t do better than introducing fermented and live-cultured foods into your diet with this hands-on workshop. Food samples will be provided. 

2 hours, 1 session / $25 / Tara Dowd 

#50143   SCC Center for Business                      Room 111
                Thursday, Jun 11                                  6 - 8 PM

Detox for Health!

If you suffer from fatigue, headaches, excess weight, joint pain, cravings, or sleeplessness, you may be able to eliminate many of these symptoms through a healthy Detox.  Discover how to safely rid your body of toxins, boost your immune system, increase energy and focus, and lose belly fat!  Learn the benefits of detoxing, how to recognize common toxins, and achieve balance to stay healthy!  Detox plan and sample recipes included!

1.5 hours, 1 session / $15 / Erika Salek 

#50147   SCC Center for Business                      Room 111
               Thursday, Jul 30                                    6 - 7:30 PM

Essentics: Aging Backwards

This is a gentle stretching and strengthening program. This class is aimed at regaining your mobility while slowly building strength and reawakening all the muscles in the body. A slow-paced class, it is designed for those who have atrophy-related stiffness, chronic aches and pains or those who have been sedentary for a period of time.  Side effects include improved posture, increased range of motion, strength and agility. This is a class for men and women of all ages who are looking to get moving again! Please bring an exercise /yoga mat.  Taught by Lea Burke, Certified Essentrics Instructor.

8 hours, 8 sessions / $49 / Lea Burke 

#50124   SCC Center for Business                           Room 103
               Tue & Thu, Aug 4 - 27                                10 - 11 AM

 

 

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