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Medical First Responder (MFR) Course

Course Overview

Sanilac Medical Services, Inc. will be offering an MFR Course in the Spring of 2019 at their satellite location, Scheurer Hospital. This course is designed to provide students with the core skills necessary to sustain life and prevent further injury at the scene of an emergency until more advanced help arrives. The course will teach students the basic safety skills needed at the scene of an emergency, fundamentals of patient assessment, basic airway control methods, emergency splinting and hemorrhage control and other specialty topics. Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be eligible to take the National Registry MFR (EMR) exam. Students who successfully complete this course and pass the National Registry exam will meet MDHHS requirements to apply for an MFR (EMR) license.

Course Dates: Spring Course

60 hours beginning with a Mandatory orientation and CPR training May 1st all participants must attend. The class will run from May 1-June 5, 2019

Prerequisites:
Must be at least 18 years old to apply for a Michigan license after successful course completion.
Must be a high school graduate or have your GED.Book used in this course: Emergency Medical Responder: First on Scene
Book:
Author(s): Chris Le Baudour
Publisher: Pearson
Copyright year: © 2016
Edition: 10th
ISBN: 0133943305
ISBN-13:9780133943306

Course Location/Times:

  • Classes will be held Mondays and Wednesdays 6pm to 10pm, with two Saturdays 8am to 4:30pm
  • Scheurer Hospital, 170 N. Caseville Rd, Pigeon, MI 48755
  • Cost of this course is $300.00 | book not included
  • Sponsorship opportunities available
  • To inquire about sponsorship eligibility - please contact Scheurer EMS Manager:
    Louise Hunt, EMS Manager
    huntl@scheurer.org | 989-453-5229

Contact Information:

For more information and/or an application, please visit the SMS, Inc. website at www.sanilacmca.org, or call the office at 810-648-3092.

Start time: 12:00 AM
End time: 1:00 AM
Location: Scheurer Hospital
Cost: $300 + book
Contact: Louise Hunt
Phone: 989.453.5229
Email: huntL@scheurer.org
Sponsor: Sanilac Medical Services, Inc.