Education

The Helen Keller Hospital Education Department is located in the Basement level of the hospital. Dedicated to providing continual healthcare information and education to this community, nurse educators coordinate and organize programs to meet the area's healthcare needs. The Education Department staff also coordinates orientation and credentialing for all hospital employees. Additionally, Keller's nurse educators provide continuous nursing education for the hospital staff on new procedures and equipment.

The Keller Education Department offers educational program to the public:

American Heart CPR classes for Healthcare Providers
American Heart First Aid/AED for Industry, Schools, and Public Entities
Diabetes Self-Management Education
Childbirth Classes
Breastfeeding classes
Sibling Classes
Ostomy Support Group
Contact Hours programs for professionals
Seminars and programs to increase healthcare knowledge

The Education Department works closely with Community Relations to promote physician programs, community education programs and seminars to the public.

For additional information about scheduled classes or upcoming programs, please contact the Keller Education Department at 256-386-4030.