AARP Smart Driver Course presented by MedStar Washington Hospital Center

MedStar Washington Hospital Center's Community Health Department invites you to attend the AARP Smart Driver Course. The Smart Divers Course is the nations' first and largest refresher for drivers 50+, and has helped millions of drivers remain safe on the road. 

In this course, you will learn:

  • Safe ways to merge with traffic, change lanes, make turns at busy intersections and proper following distance
  • Proper use of safety belts, air bags, and getting your best seating position for driving 
  • New technologies to assist in accident prevention such as anti-lock breaks, skid control, blind-spot monitoring and collision avoidance 
  • Effects of medications and distractions on driving 
  • New laws and challenges of driving in Washington, DC such as bicycle lanes, scooters, traffic circles and road changes 

A certification will be provided upon completion of the course, which can be used to receive discounts on car insurance. Please check with your insurance company about their policy.  

When

Nov. 12 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Location

MedStar National Rehabilitation Hospital
TeleCenter & TeleConference Room

102 Irving Street, NW
Washington, DC 20010

Cost of Attendance

AARP members: $15 and Non-members: $20 
Payment is required via cash or check at the time of class.

Instructor: Scott Hunt

Register Now!

Call Scoot Hunt at 202-431-5107 (before 9:00 p.m.) 

AARP Smart Driver Course presented by MedStar Washington Hospital Center

MedStar Washington Hospital Center's Community Health Department invites you to attend the AARP Smart Driver Course. The Smart Divers Course is the nations' first and largest refresher for drivers 50+, and has helped millions of drivers remain safe on the road. 

In this course, you will learn:

  • Safe ways to merge with traffic, change lanes, make turns at busy intersections and proper following distance
  • Proper use of safety belts, air bags, and getting your best seating position for driving 
  • New technologies to assist in accident prevention such as anti-lock breaks, skid control, blind-spot monitoring and collision avoidance 
  • Effects of medications and distractions on driving 
  • New laws and challenges of driving in Washington, DC such as bicycle lanes, scooters, traffic circles and road changes 

A certification will be provided upon completion of the course, which can be used to receive discounts on car insurance. Please check with your insurance company about their policy.  

When

Sept. 17 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Location

MedStar National Rehabilitation Hospital
TeleCenter & TeleConference Room

102 Irving Street, NW
Washington, DC 20010

Cost of Attendance

AARP members: $15 and Non-members: $20 
Payment is required via cash or check at the time of class.

Instructor: Scott Hunt

Register Now!

Call Scoot Hunt at 202-431-5107 (before 9:00 p.m.) 

Freshstart® Smoking Cessation Program

American Cancer Society Freshstart® is a four-week program designed to help smokers plan a successful quit attempt by providing essential information, skills for coping with cravings, and group support.

This program is taught by  Deborah Bena, MA, BSN, RN, Certified Smoking Cessation Facilitator

Series Dates: Thursdays, August 22 to September 12, 2019, 2-3:30 p.m.

Location: Shepherd’s Clinic/Joy Wellness Center, 2800 Kirk Ave., Baltimore

To register, call 443-444-6300.

This event is brought to you in partnership with the Community Health Department at MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital, MedStar Union Memorial Hospital, and MedStar Harbor Hospital.

Freshstart® Smoking Cessation Program

American Cancer Society Freshstart® is a four-week program designed to help smokers plan a successful quit attempt by providing essential information, skills for coping with cravings, and group support.

This program is taught by  Deborah Bena, MA, BSN, RN, Certified Smoking Cessation Facilitator

Series Dates: Thursdays, August 22 to September 12, 2019, 2-3:30 p.m.

Location: Shepherd’s Clinic/Joy Wellness Center, 2800 Kirk Ave., Baltimore

To register, call 443-444-6300.

This event is brought to you in partnership with the Community Health Department at MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital, MedStar Union Memorial Hospital, and MedStar Harbor Hospital.

Freshstart® Smoking Cessation Program

American Cancer Society Freshstart® is a four-week program designed to help smokers plan a successful quit attempt by providing essential information, skills for coping with cravings, and group support.

This program is taught by  Deborah Bena, MA, BSN, RN, Certified Smoking Cessation Facilitator

Series Dates: Thursdays, August 22 to September 12, 2019, 2-3:30 p.m.

Location: Shepherd’s Clinic/Joy Wellness Center, 2800 Kirk Ave., Baltimore

To register, call 443-444-6300.

This event is brought to you in partnership with the Community Health Department at MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital, MedStar Union Memorial Hospital, and MedStar Harbor Hospital.