Mahaska Health offers Healthcare Provider level life support classes to the public.

Pre-registration is required for each class. Includes course material and Certification Card. Pay via cash or check payable to Mahaska Health Partnership. Please bring payment to class. Books are not included in the cost. Books can be loaned out to participants, and are to be returned to Mahaska Health.

You may pre-register by contacting the Mahaska Health Education Coordinator at 641.672.3162 or by registering here.

 

Current Healthcare Training Courses

Cost $92 – includes class and certification card, not book

2020 Scheduled Dates:

  • January 7, Tuesday: 8am – 11:30am
  • January 30, Thursday: 1pm – 4:30pm
  • February 5, Wednesday: 8am – 11:30am
  • February 27, Thursday: 1:00pm – 4:30pm
  • March 3, Tuesday: 8am – 11:30am
  • March 26, Thursday: 5:30pm – 9:30pm
  • April 2, Thursday: 8am – 11:30am
  • April 28, Tuesday: 1pm – 4:30pm
  • May 6, Wednesday: 8am – 11:30am
  • May 26, Tuesday: 1pm – 4:30pm
  • June 4, Thursday: 8am – 11:30am
  • June 29, Monday: 1pm – 4:30pm
  • July 9, Thursday: 8am – 11:30am
  • August 4, Tuesday: 8am – 11:30am
  • September 2, Wednesday: 8am – 11:30am
  • September 8, Tuesday: 5:30pm – 9:30pm
  • September 30, Wednesday: 1pm – 4:30pm
  • October 29, Thursday: 1pm – 4:30pm
  • November 4, Wednesday: 8am – 11:30am
  • November 30, Monday: 1pm – 4:30pm

Initial Certification

Cost $180 – includes class and certification card, not book

2020 Scheduled Dates:

  • Day 1: February 20, Thursday: 8am – 4:30pm
  • Day 2: February 21, Friday: 8am – 12pm

 

Renewal Certification

Cost $110 – includes class and certification card, not book

2020 Scheduled Dates:

  • January 17, Friday: 8am – 4:30pm
  • March 12, Thursday: 8am – 4:30pm
  • April 7, Tuesday: 8am – 4:30pm
  • April 23, Thursday: 8am – 4:30pm
  • May 14, Thursday: 8am – 4:30pm
  • June 23, Thursday: 8am – 4:30pm
  • July 23, Thursday: 8am – 4:30pm
  • September 17, Friday: 8am – 4:30pm
  • October 8, Thursday: 8am – 4:30pm
  • December 10, Thursday: 8am – 4:30pm

Initial Certification

Cost $190 – includes class and certification card, not book

2020 Scheduled Dates:

  • Day 1: May 20, Wednesday: 8am – 4:30pm
  • Day 2: May 21, Thursday: 8am – 12pm
  • Day 1: November 18, Wednesday: 8am – 4:30pm
  • Day 2: November 19, Thursday: 8am – 12:30pm

 

Renewal Certification

Cost $110 – includes class and certification card, not book

2020 Scheduled Dates:

  • January 15, Wednesday: 8am – 4:30pm
  • March 18, Wednesday: 8am – 4:30pm
  • April 15, Wednesday: 8am – 4:30pm
  • June 9, Tuesday: 8am – 4:30pm
  • July 14, Tuesday: 8am – 4:30pm
  • September 22, Tuesday: 8am – 4:30pm
  • October 21, Wednesday: 8am – 4:30pm
  • December 14, Monday: 8am – 4:30pm

Cost $50 – includes class and certification card, not book

The AHA’s Heartsaver® CPR / AED Course is a classroom, Instructor-led course designed to prepare students to provide CPR and use an automated external defibrillator (AED) in a safe, timely, and effective manner. Upon successful completion of the course, including a CPR and AED skills test, students receive a Heartsaver® CPR/AED course completion card, valid for two years.

2020 Scheduled Dates:

                  • February 11, 2020: 5:30pm – 8:30pm

Don’t see a class you’re interested in? Call us to see if Mahaska Health can help you locate a service nearby.

Class Location: Unless noted otherwise, all courses take place on the Mahaska Health campus, at the Cedar Bluff Learning Center. Enter Door #3 and the meeting room will be to your left.

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Alzheimer’s Support Group

The Alzheimer’s Support Group is organized by members of the community for anyone whose life has been affected by a loved one with Alzheimer’s. The group meets on the 2nd Thursday of every month at 7:00 pm in the Private Dining Room.

Meetings are held at Homestead Assisted Living & Memory Care

2102 S Market St
Oskaloosa, IA 52577
641-450-1904

Medical Nutrition Therapy

Our Registered Dietitian is available to provide inpatient and outpatient nutritional education and works closely with you to develop a personalized eating plan specific to your unique goals and needs. We counsel people of all ages on nutrition as well as those affected by certain conditions such as obesity, thyroid issues, diabetes and more.

Individual Nutrition Education and Follow Up

  • Type I and Type II diabetes
  • Pre Diabetes
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Chronic Renal Disease
  • Cardiac Conditions
  • Obesity
  • Failure to Thrive / Underweight
  • Celiac Disease
  • Food Allergies
  • Pre Weight Loss Surgery
  • Education (Gastric Bypass or Lap band)

 

Fees and Payment Options

Fees for Diabetes Education or counseling by a Registered Dietitian may be covered by insurance and may also require a referral from your primary care provider. Our dietitian can assist you in obtaining this referral. Medicare, Medicaid, private insurance and private pay are all accepted.

 

Registered Dietitian Lea Rice’s office is best accessed by entering through entrance #4.

641.672.3303

lrice@mahaskahealth.org