Wellness Education

Cannon Fall Flu Clinics Scheduling Now

If you would like to schedule a flu clinic for fall of 2016, flu clinics are now being scheduled through our Wellness Department.  Please call 864.898.1331 to set up a day or time.

Fall 2016 Public Flu Clinics

Beginning Wednesday, September 7, flu shots will be offered each Wednesday at Wellness Wednesday located at the Cannon Wellness Annex from 7am-10am.  Flu shots will be available while supplies last.

Flu Clinics for ages 3 and up will be held on:

Thursday, September 29th from 5:30 PM-7:30 PM
Cannon Outpatient Department

Tuesday, October 25th from 5:30 PM-7:30 PM
Cannon Outpatient Department

Cost per shot is $25.00. Payment is payable through Medicare Part B (must present card), check, cash, or credit card only.

Diabetes Education

Cannon offers a nutrition education class monthly. We generally meet the 2nd Thursday of each month from 3-4:00. These classes focus on learning more about diabetes, and how food and exercise affect your blood sugar. We will help you learn how to choose the right foods for you to be healthier and manage your diabetes. We welcome anyone interested in learning more about nutrition, whether newly diagnosed or very experienced. The class is taught by a registered Dietitian.  To register for diabetes education classes, call (864) 898.1153.

2016 Cannon Hospital CPR Classes

January 15               July 15

February 12             August 12

March 11                  September 16

April 15                    October 14

May 13                     November 11

June 10                    December 16

Cannon’s Wellness Department offers monthly CPR classes on Friday mornings from 9 am-12:30 pm.  Class dates are subject to change.  Participants must call 864.898.1254 to pre-register.

Community CPR Classes

For information or to register for CPR classes call 898-1331.

American Heart Association Heartsaver Adult/Child Course (with or without Infant CPR & AED training)
Cost: $45 per participant (including text)
Time: 3 hours (varies according to number of participants)

First Aid Training from the American Heart Association
Cost: $35 per participant
Time: 3 hours

CPR & First-Aid Combination American Heart Association Course
Cost: $65 per participant
Time: 6 hours

Health Care Provider CPR
Cost: $50 per participant.  We offer on-site classes for businesses or groups with a minimum of 6 participants required.

CPR Training includes text, instruction with manikin, test and certification card. These classes can be conducted on site at your facility or at the hospital. Each class is taught by a certified American Heart Association instructor. Time is 3.4-5 hours (varies according to number of participants)

**Per American Heart requirements, CPR manuals must be picked up at least a week prior to the class.  Payment is expected at that time.**

OSHA Bloodborne Pathogen
Cost: Classes up to 15 participants $150, $10 per person for classes over 15 participants.
Time: 90 minutes – annual update includes text & certification card