Calendar

April 2017

New Non-Smokers Support Group
Tuesday, April 11, 2017 - 6:00pm
Anyone who recently quit smoking or chewing tobacco is welcome to attend these free meetings, held the second Tuesday of every month. The informal group setting provides a relaxed environment to share concerns and experiences for ongoing help, advice and support. For more information, please call 419-207-2528. Read More »

Cardiac Support Group
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - 6:30pm
Ashland University student Megan Scott will present "Exercise Prescription" at this free support group. Anyone with a cardiac condition is encouraged to attend, as quality of life is directly affected by lifestyle choices such as healthy eating habits, knowledge, and awareness. Please call 419-289-0491, ext. 3435 for more information about the Cardiac Support Group. Read More »

Blood Drive
Friday, April 14, 2017 - 9:00am
To participate in an American Red Cross Blood Drive, you must be at least 17 years old, weigh at least 110 pounds and be in overall good health. Please bring a valid photo ID and a list of all current medications with you when donating blood, which you can do every 56 days. Appointments are strongly recommended. Please call 419-207-2540 to make an appointment. Read More »

Dizziness and Balance Problems
Monday, April 17, 2017 - 6:30pm
Physical therapy assistant Justin Dew from UH Samaritan Rehabilitation Center will talk about dizziness and balance problems on Monday, April 17 from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. The free community event will be held at UH Samaritan on Main, 663 East Main Street. While this program is free and open to the public, please register by calling 419-207-2563. Read More »

Basic Life Support
Wednesday, April 19, 2017 - 2:00pm
The goal of this program is to train and/or retrain staff in Basic Life Support techniques. Certification in BLS is required for all clinical employees and is also required before attending ACLS or PALS classes. Read More »

Diabetes Support Goup
Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 7:00pm
This support group is free and open to both diabetics and their loved ones. April's meeting will focus on "The Value of Exercise in Diabetes Control." The Diabetes Support Group meets the third Thursday of every month, with the exception of June, July and August. Please call 419-289-0491, ext. 2551 for more information. Read More »

Basic Life Support
Friday, April 21, 2017 - 2:00pm
The goal of this program is to train and/or retrain staff in Basic Life Support techniques. Certification in BLS is required for all clinical employees and is also required before attending ACLS or PALS classes. Read More »

Card Party
Monday, April 24, 2017 - 6:30pm
Pre-purchased tickets cost $5 per person and are available in the Gift Shop at Samaritan. Tickets purchased at the door the night of the event cost $6. Proceeds benefit University Hospitals Samaritan Medical Center. Read More »

Childbirth Preparation, 1 Day Class
Saturday, April 29, 2017 - 10:00am
Certified childbirth educators will cover: signs and stages of labor; relaxation and breathing techniques; pain management and epidural anesthesia; postpartum and newborn care; and car seat safety. Please schedule this class at least two months prior to your due date. Read More »