Family caregiver training set at Otto Kaiser hospital
If you look after a loved one, make plans to attend a free family caregiver training Monday through Friday, Aug. 13-17, from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. daily in the Otto Kaiser Memorial Hospital at 3349 U.S. 181 South in Kenedy.
Attendees will learn to change the bed for someone bedbound, pressure ulcer care, nebulizer treatments, gastrostomy feedings, bathing a loved one, how to help prevent trips to the hospital by learning about UTIs, infection of pressure ulcers, COPD and other chronic diseases, and much more.
A certificate of completion will be provided for each module. Interested participants must register by Friday, Aug. 3, due to limited seating. For information or to register, call Maria Wilson at 210-362-5276.