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Stop the Bleed Training at Carey

H. Frank Carey High School’s faculty and staff underwent Stop the Bleed training conducted by NYU Winthrop Hospital on May 29. Ellen Berghorn, injury prevention nurse at Winthrop, offered four training sessions during the lunch periods for all interested parties. During the training, faculty and staff members learned the basics of proper tourniquet application and wound packing techniques. After the training, participants received a certificate of completion by the American College of Surgeons’ Committee on Trauma.