Hospital to offer babysitting clinic
Syringa General Hospital will be offering a two-part babysitting clinic on Tuesday and Wednesday, May 27th and 28th at SGH’S Soltman Center from 3:30 pm. to 5:00 p.m. This course is being offered to kids 10 - 13 years of age. The first session will cover basic babysitting tips and safety procedures. CPR and first aid techniques will be covered in the second session. The Grangeville Fire Department, the Idaho County Sheriff’s Department, the EMT Association and Tonya Moore from Cuddle Bugs Daycare will be presenting information and tips from their area of expertise. The cost of the class is $20.00 which includes a certification of completion and a “super sitter” starter kit. Snacks and refreshments will be provided. Class space is limited, so pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Please call JoAnne Smith at 983-1700, ext. 140, for more information and to register.
Syringa town hall meeting
Syringa Hospital and Clinics will hold a Town Hall Meeting on Thursday, May 22, 2008 at 6:00 PM, at the Soltman Center in Grangeville. The focus of the meeting will be the hospital's Fiscal Year 2007 Annual Report. The hospital Board of Trustees along with senior staff members will be on hand to review highlights of FY 2007, as well as answer questions presented.
"This is an opportunity to become better informed and to give feedback on how Syringa can better serve our community" noted Sue Kurruk, Syringa's Director of Quality.
Additionally, information on the Frazier Decision will be presented, as well as insight on how it impacts our community. "The Frazier Decision has an effect on not only the hospital, but on all county projects" stated Joe Cladouhos, Syringa's CEO. "It is important that the community understand how this decision affects them."