The event was created to educate local residents on personal safety, family safety, and how to respond to various emergency situations.
Houston, Texas (PRWEB) January 24, 2012
Houston, Texas, February 19, 2012 ─ Houston based PerSys Medical and PerSys Medical Training Center, with the help of Hank’s Gym and various other sponsors, will host its 1st Annual Community Health and Safety Day focusing on emergency safety and general health. With February being Heart Awareness Month, activities will include CPR classes, first aid classes, cancer prevention information, an epilepsy team and more. Fun for all ages will be provided including a bouncy house for kids along with the opportunity to meet the Houston Rockets’ Clutch and a chance to win game tickets from the Houston Aeros. The event is free and open to the public.
The event will cover emergency safety for the whole family and a visit with the local fire and police departments. M.D. Anderson will perform a puppet show educating kids on the dangers of smoking and they will have a booth spotlighting cancer prevention. There will also be a chance to win prizes such as a Kindle Fire, iPod Shuffle, and more. Additionally the Houston Rockets’ Clutch will be on hand part of the day for photos and fun.
This will be the first annual PerSys Medical Community Health and Safety Day. The event was created to educate local residents on personal safety, family safety, and how to respond to various emergency situations.
PerSys Medical is partnering with local organizations such as Hank’s Gym (a local fitness center and boxing gym), the Houston Rockets, the Houston Aeros, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Jimmy Johns Gourmet Sandwiches, Roadster Grill, and more. Together they will give the community the opportunity to receive free education on living a safer and healthier life.
PerSys Medical specializes in bringing life-saving innovations to federal and civilian medical markets including military, law enforcement, homeland security, EMS, and wilderness medicine agencies as well as government agencies worldwide. Aided by close relationships with medics, training facilities and decision makers, the company successfully markets several life-saving innovations, which have become standards in the US military and other leading organizations.
Along with PerSys Medical, PerSys Medical Training Center offers comprehensive medical training for the general community, law enforcement, and healthcare professionals. PerSys Medical Training Center is an authorized provider of CPR and ECC courses from the American Heart Association and offers other courses such as First Aid, Traumatic Aid, Workplace Safety Training, Active Shooter, ACLS, PALS, BLS/CPR for Healthcare Professionals and more.