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MRC: Stop the Bleed Bleeding Control Basic (BCon) Course

June 8, 2019


9:00 am- 11:00 am


CDPH Training Center 1642 N. Besly Ct
Chicago, IL 60637 United States


The Chicago Department of Public Health (CDPH) would like to invite you to the upcoming Stop the Bleed Instructor Training. Uncontrolled bleeding is the number one cause of preventable death from trauma. When more people know how to control bleeding in an injured person, it increases the chances that more people will survive. You can help save a life by knowing how to stop bleeding if someone, including yourself, is injured.

DATE: Saturday, June 8, 2019

TIME: 9:00am- 11:00am (Registration begins at 8:30am and instruction will begin promptly at 9:00am)

LOCATION: Chicago Department of Public Health Training Center (1642 N. Besly Court, Chicago, IL)

AUDIENCE: Chicago Medical Reserve Corps (MRC) Volunteers- lay public and HCPs

To register for this event, please contact Margie McDevitt, Coordinator, Illinois Health and Hospital Association, via email at mmcdevitt@team-iha.org.

Licensed healthcare providers who are interested in becoming an instructor can find out more info at https://www.bleedingcontrol.org/about-bc/faq#instructor.

If you have not yet registered in Illinois Helps as part of the Chicago Medical Reserve Corps, please do so at www.illinoishelps.net. Choose the Chicago MRC as your organization!

If you have any further questions, please contact the MRC Coordinator, Chicago Department of Public Health, at 312-745-4149 or chicagomrc@cityofchicago.org.

See the full event flyer here.


June 8
9:00 am - 11:00 am


CDPH Training Center
1642 N. Besly Ct
Chicago, IL 60637 United States
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In the Event of Real Emergency or Disaster Events, Contact CDPH PHEOC.
P: 312-742-7921