Botsford News Release
Farmington Hills, MI (April 2, 2009)--- Botsford Hospital is hosting a Safety and Injury Prevention Fair on Saturday, April 25 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in the Community Room of Botsford Hospital’s Zieger Administration & Education Building. The free event is open to individuals, families and groups of all ages.
There will be experts and exhibits on disaster preparedness, sunburn safety, tornado safety, medication safety, fall prevention, car seat safety and bike safety with helmets available for $6. There will also be a AAA driving simulator, a tour of a medical transport flight helicopter and the Farmington Hills Fire Department will display its Smoke House. Raffles, food and prizes will also be part of the day. For questions about this fair, please contact Barbara Smith, RN, Botsford’s Trauma Program Manager, at (248) 888-2575.
Botsford Hospital, an independent 330-bed community teaching hospital in Farmington Hills, Mich., was founded in 1965. Nationally recognized for quality, safety and medical education programs, Botsford has received the 2007 Governor’s Award for Improving Patient Safety and Quality of Care in the Hospital Setting, and, in 2007, a three-year recertification as a Chest Pain Center from the Society of Chest Pain Centers. Botsford’s Web address is www.botsford.org.
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