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Mass Casualty Training: School nurses learn how to ‘Stop the Bleed’

Thursday, February 15, 2018 Carol Robidoux 0

That was the message for 25 district school nurses, who were deputized Tuesday as first responders at their schools during a free training session at the city health department, called Stop the Bleed. The program, funded by Elliot Health System, provided two hours of free training, including a refresher course on how to quickly address the kind of traumatic wounds that can happen in a school or public setting, and an emergency kit to take back to their schools. READ MORE

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Queen City Cabbie: A man, his taxi, and the city he loves

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 Carol Robidoux 0

“I’ve never been a proponent of the cab being something lucrative. The cab is about helping people get from point A to Point B, whether for medical reasons or work reasons. There’s a lot of reasons why people take cabs, and there’s more people now than ever in Manchester taking them, because there’s endless people who never get their license,” he says. “But no one becomes a baron driving a cab.” READ MORE

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