University Hospital to hold free Stop the Bleed class Tuesday

Campaign aims to teach people how to stop bleeding and save lives

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University Health System, a KSAT Community partner, will host a free one-hour Stop the Bleed class with its trauma team Tuesday, May 28, at 4 p.m at University Hospital.


In a life-threatening emergency, seconds count and it may fall to a bystander to keep a badly bleeding person alive until help arrives.


Stop the Bleed is a nationwide campaign aimed at teaching everyone how to stop bleeding and save lives in an emergency. 


A person who is bleeding can die from blood loss within five minutes.


Register for Stop the Bleed class:


If you are a community organization, church, school or business, you can have the Stop the Bleed campaign come to you. Sessions can be requested here.


University Health System teaches several classes a year at the hospital and people can register at universityhealthsystem.com/calendar/stop-the-bleed.


Stop the Bleed class info:

  • Date: Tuesday, May 28 
  • Time: 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Location: University Hospital | 4502 Medical Drive 
  • Cypress Room, Rio Tower, 1st floor

To register for the Stop the Bleed class, click here



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