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Griffin Hospital to Host AARP Driver Safety Program June 10

By Alex Stackpole on 5/24/2017
Griffin Hospital will host an AARP Driver Safety Program from 8:45 a.m. – 1:15 p.m. on Saturd ...

Griffin Hospital to Host AARP Driver Safety Program Sept. 5

By Janet Maurice on 8/12/2015
The training is designed to help you learn current rules of the road, how to operate your vehicle more safely in today's increasingly challenging driving environment, and some adjustments to common age-related changes in vision, hearing, and reaction time. The course also covers such topics as how to maintain proper following distance at all times; the safest way to change lanes and make turns at intersections; the effects of medications on driving; how to minimize the effect of dangerous blind spots; the importance of eliminating distractions, such as eating, smoking, and cell-phone use; proper use of safety belts, air bags, and anti-lock brakes and ways to monitor your own and others' driving skills and capabilities.

Griffin Hospital to Host AARP Driver Safety Program Sept. 5

By Janet Maurice on 8/12/2015
The training is designed to help you learn current rules of the road, how to operate your vehicle more safely in today's increasingly challenging driving environment, and some adjustments to common age-related changes in vision, hearing, and reaction time. The course also covers such topics as how to maintain proper following distance at all times; the safest way to change lanes and make turns at intersections; the effects of medications on driving; how to minimize the effect of dangerous blind spots; the importance of eliminating distractions, such as eating, smoking, and cell-phone use; proper use of safety belts, air bags, and anti-lock brakes and ways to monitor your own and others' driving skills and capabilities.

Griffin Hospital to Host AARP Driver Safety Program June 6

By Janet Maurice on 4/28/2015
Griffin Hospital will host an AARP Driver Safety Program from 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. on Saturday, June 6 in the hospital’s dining room meeting rooms.

Healthy Aging 2014: A Free Educational Forum for the Community

By Griffin Hospital on 10/29/2014
Healthy Aging Free Educational Forum 2014, sponsored by Griffin Hospital, New England Young at Heart, AARP, and Phillips Lifeline, is a FREE forum that will provide seniors and caregivers with important information on managing chronic diseases, such as diabetes and high blood pressure, advanced care planning,