TriStar StoneCrest Medical Center Hosts Disaster Preparedness Traininghttp://tristarstonecrest.com/
August 30, 2012
Smyrna, TN, August 30, 2012 — In recognition of National Preparedness Month, TriStar StoneCrest Medical Center is offering a free disaster preparedness training class on September 13th at 1:30 p.m. September is designated as National Preparedness Month, which was founded after 9/11 to increase awareness and encourage action for emergency preparedness nationwide. The theme for this year is “Pledge to Prepare.”
This free training class will help attendees be better prepared for disasters by instructing them on how to develop a family disaster plan, create disaster kits, and the types of disasters that may affect them. The class will be led by T.J. Burke, emergency preparedness coordinator and emergency department RN at TriStar StoneCrest Medical Center. T.J. assisted in disaster relief during hurricane Katrina and in establishing a relief station at the Smyrna/Rutherford County Airport.
Registration is required. Call TriStar MedLine at 615-342-1919 or visit TriStarHealth.com for more information or to make reservations.
About TriStar StoneCrest Medical Center
TriStar StoneCrest Medical Center, part of TriStar Health, is a 101 bed facility offering a full array of acute care services, including emergency care, general surgery, cardiology, obstetrics, intensive care, physical medicine, outpatient diagnostic services, and cancer care. Recognized by The Joint Commission as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures, TriStar StoneCrest is a national leader in providing quality healthcare. For more information about the services offered and health plans accepted by TriStar StoneCrest Medical, call TriStar MedLine at 615-342-1919 or visit the website at TriStarHealth.com and choose TriStar StoneCrest Medical Center. TriStar StoneCrest is located at 200 StoneCrest Boulevard, Smyrna, TN.