Trauma awareness

Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point will present a Tuesday Tutorial on trauma awareness, entitled “Life Link Organ Donation,” on May 21 at the Rao Musunuru M.D. Conference Center, 14100 Yosemite Drive in Hudson. The guest speaker will be Ashley Moore, senior manager public affairs and vice chair of Donate Life Florida. Registration and lunch begin at 11:30 a.m., followed by the tutorial. … [Read more...]

Ladies’ Night

Terlep Chiropractic, 8466 Northcliffe Blvd., in Spring Hill, will host its annual Ladies’ Night on May 30 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. All proceeds will go directly to the American Cancer Society. The ACS will be on-site helping to raffle off gift baskets and door prizes. The theme of this year’s event is “The Roaring ‘20s.” Those who come are invited to wear 1920s attire for a costume contest and … [Read more...]

Eating disorder recovery

Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point will host a free eating disorder recovery support group every Tuesday at 5:30 p.m., at the Rao Musunuru M.D. Conference Center, 14100 Yosemite Drive in Hudson, in conference rooms 3 and 4. For information, contact Kimberly Miller, group mentor, at (727) 619-4366 or *protected email*. … [Read more...]

Hands-only CPR

The Land O’ Lakes Library, 2818 Collier Parkway, will host a free hands-only CPR class on May 15 from 10:15 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. A certified CPR trainer from the American Heart Association will give hands-on experience with a CPR mannequin and life-saving AED machine. This is a for-knowledge, non-certification course. Registration is required by calling (813) 929-1214. … [Read more...]

Virtual dementia tour

The Legacy at Highwoods Preserve Assisted Living & Memory Care, 18600 Highwoods Preserve Parkway in Tampa, will offer a Virtual Dementia Tour on May 21, for caregivers, families and friends of those affected by dementia. This is an interactive training designed to help understand what it actually feels like to have dementia. Individualized training sessions require a reservation. Call (813) … [Read more...]

Obstetric classes

The Medical Center of Trinity, 9330 State Road 54, will offer these community events: Childbirth Preparation: May 2, May 9, May 16 and May 23 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Tour of Obstetrics: May 8 and May 25 at 5:30 p.m. Saturday Childbirth Superprep: May 11 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Newborn Care Class: May 15 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Infant CPR: May 22 at 6 p.m. Reservations are required. … [Read more...]

Community events

The Medical Center of Trinity will offer these community events. All meetings will be at 9330 State Road 54, unless otherwise noted. Chatterboxes: May 2, May 16 and May 30 at 3 p.m. Breast Cancer Support Group: May 8 and May 22 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., at 9332 State Road 54, Suite 402 NAMI Family Support Group: May 13 and May 27 from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m., at Behavioral Health Center, 5637 … [Read more...]

Joint replacement

St. Joseph’s Hospital-North, 4211 Van Dyke Road in Lutz, will offer free lectures on total joint replacement on May 6, May 13, May 20 and May 27 at 10 a.m., in the Nursing Administration classroom. Participants can increase their knowledge of total joint replacement, prepare for surgery, and become familiar with the recovery process. Based on requirements from the physician and availability, … [Read more...]

Caregiver support

The Alzheimer’s Family Organization will host a support group for caregivers of those with Alzheimer’s and dementia on the fourth Tuesday of every month at 1 p.m., at Keystone Place at Terra Bella Senior Living Community, 2200 Livingston Road in Land O’ Lakes. Admission is free. Light refreshments will be served. Upcoming groups are April 23, May 28 and June 25. To RSVP, call (813) 388-2121. … [Read more...]

New appointment

Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point has appointed Jennifer Robinson as vice president of human resources. Robinson comes to Bayonet Point Hospital from St. Petersburg General Hospital, where she served as vice president of human resources for nearly five years. She has had various human resources positions since 2000 and in HCA since 2009. Robinson has a Bachelor of Arts in psychology, … [Read more...]