Calendar

October 2018

COPD Walking Group
Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 10:00am
Anyone with COPD is welcome to join our walking group, the Samaritan Hospital Orange Walkers, or S.H.O.W. Walking alongside a registered respiratory therapist, COPD patients will be given a pedometer to track their personal goals, while heart rate and oxygen levels are monitored. Walkers should bring their own water, rescue inhaler, and portable oxygen if prescribed with activity. S.H.O.W. meets at the Ashland Salvation Army Kroc Center (527 East Liberty Street) at 10 a.m. every Tuesday and Thursday. Read More »

Breastfeeding Class
Wednesday, October 3, 2018 - 6:00pm
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COPD Walking Group
Thursday, October 4, 2018 - 10:00am
Anyone with COPD is welcome to join our walking group, the Samaritan Hospital Orange Walkers, or S.H.O.W. Walking alongside a registered respiratory therapist, COPD patients will be given a pedometer to track their personal goals, while heart rate and oxygen levels are monitored. Walkers should bring their own water, rescue inhaler, and portable oxygen if prescribed with activity. S.H.O.W. meets at the Ashland Salvation Army Kroc Center (527 East Liberty Street) at 10 a.m. every Tuesday and Thursday. Read More »

Blood Drive
Friday, October 5, 2018 - 1:00pm
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 »

Flu, Pneumonia and Shingles
Monday, October 8, 2018 - 5:00pm
We are all aware that children need to be vaccinated, but what about adults? Which adults are considered high risk? What vaccines are recommended and why? Find out everything you need to know about vaccinations at this informative session led by Dr. Megan Oberhauser. Read More »

COPD Walking Group
Tuesday, October 9, 2018 - 10:00am
Anyone with COPD is welcome to join our walking group, the Samaritan Hospital Orange Walkers, or S.H.O.W. Walking alongside a registered respiratory therapist, COPD patients will be given a pedometer to track their personal goals, while heart rate and oxygen levels are monitored. Walkers should bring their own water, rescue inhaler, and portable oxygen if prescribed with activity. S.H.O.W. meets at the Ashland Salvation Army Kroc Center (527 East Liberty Street) at 10 a.m. every Tuesday and Thursday. Read More »

COPD Coffee Club
Tuesday, October 9, 2018 - 1:00pm
The COPD Coffee Club meets the second Tuesday of every month at 1 p.m. at UH Samaritan on Main, 663 East Main Street. The COPD Coffee Club is a joint venture with Kingston of Ashland. For more information on the support group, please call 419-207-2303. Registration is not required. Read More »

New Non-Smokers Support Group
Tuesday, October 9, 2018 - 6:00pm
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Flu, Pneumonia and Shingles
Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - 2:00pm
We are all aware that children need to be vaccinated, but what about adults? Which adults are considered high risk? What vaccines are recommended and why? Find out everything you need to know about vaccinations at this informative session led by Dr. Megan Oberhauser. Read More »

First Aid for Coaches
Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - 7:00pm
UH Samaritan Medical Center is offering First Aid for Coaches, an ODE approved pupil activity program. Read More »

COPD Walking Group
Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 10:00am
Anyone with COPD is welcome to join our walking group, the Samaritan Hospital Orange Walkers, or S.H.O.W. Walking alongside a registered respiratory therapist, COPD patients will be given a pedometer to track their personal goals, while heart rate and oxygen levels are monitored. Walkers should bring their own water, rescue inhaler, and portable oxygen if prescribed with activity. S.H.O.W. meets at the Ashland Salvation Army Kroc Center (527 East Liberty Street) at 10 a.m. every Tuesday and Thursday. Read More »

Anxiety Disorders
Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 5:00pm
Since anxiety is a normal part of life, it’s important to handle your anxiety in a healthy way. But how do you know if your reaction to anxiety is cause for concern? What are the symptoms of an anxiety disorder? When should you see a doctor? Counselor Todd Yordy will have the answers to all of these questions, and more, at this free presentation. Read More »

Childbirth Preparation Class
Saturday, October 13, 2018 - 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. Read More »

Sugarcreek Bus Trip
Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 9:30am
The UH Samaritan Auxiliary Proudly Presents the Sugarcreek Bus Trip, featuring...lunch at the Carlisle Inn; a live theater presentation of "Stolen"; and an hour of shopping at nearby specialty shops. The bus will depart from Samaritan on Main at 9:45 a.m. (please arrive by 9:30 a.m.) and will return at 6:40 p.m. Tickets cost $90 per person and covers transportation, lunch and theater tickets. Spots will be reserved upon receipt of payment. Tickets are limited and will sell quickly! Read More »

COPD Walking Group
Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 10:00am
Anyone with COPD is welcome to join our walking group, the Samaritan Hospital Orange Walkers, or S.H.O.W. Walking alongside a registered respiratory therapist, COPD patients will be given a pedometer to track their personal goals, while heart rate and oxygen levels are monitored. Walkers should bring their own water, rescue inhaler, and portable oxygen if prescribed with activity. S.H.O.W. meets at the Ashland Salvation Army Kroc Center (527 East Liberty Street) at 10 a.m. every Tuesday and Thursday. Read More »

Hypertension Update for 2018
Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - 2:00pm
Dr. Aaron Young, the medical director of UH Samaritan's ICU, will discuss the very latest guidelines, recommendations, and treatment options for hypertension (high blood pressure). Read More »

COPD Walking Group
Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 10:00am
Anyone with COPD is welcome to join our walking group, the Samaritan Hospital Orange Walkers, or S.H.O.W. Walking alongside a registered respiratory therapist, COPD patients will be given a pedometer to track their personal goals, while heart rate and oxygen levels are monitored. Walkers should bring their own water, rescue inhaler, and portable oxygen if prescribed with activity. S.H.O.W. meets at the Ashland Salvation Army Kroc Center (527 East Liberty Street) at 10 a.m. every Tuesday and Thursday. Read More »

COPD Walking Group
Tuesday, October 23, 2018 - 10:00am
Anyone with COPD is welcome to join our walking group, the Samaritan Hospital Orange Walkers, or S.H.O.W. Walking alongside a registered respiratory therapist, COPD patients will be given a pedometer to track their personal goals, while heart rate and oxygen levels are monitored. Walkers should bring their own water, rescue inhaler, and portable oxygen if prescribed with activity. S.H.O.W. meets at the Ashland Salvation Army Kroc Center (527 East Liberty Street) at 10 a.m. every Tuesday and Thursday. Read More »

Diabetes Diet Part 1
Tuesday, October 23, 2018 - 5:00pm
Diabetes - reading labels. Whether you have been dealing with Diabetes for decades or you are new to the disease, UH Samaritan's dietitian Holly Norris will help you decipher the important information we find on everyday food labels. Read More »

Lead Poisoning Awareness
Wednesday, October 24, 2018 - 7:30pm
High lead levels have a major impact on children’s intellectual performance and behavior. However, there are many untested children in Ashland County, despite being a high risk area. Learn more about lead poisoning at this informative program. Read More »

COPD Walking Group
Thursday, October 25, 2018 - 10:00am
Anyone with COPD is welcome to join our walking group, the Samaritan Hospital Orange Walkers, or S.H.O.W. Walking alongside a registered respiratory therapist, COPD patients will be given a pedometer to track their personal goals, while heart rate and oxygen levels are monitored. Walkers should bring their own water, rescue inhaler, and portable oxygen if prescribed with activity. S.H.O.W. meets at the Ashland Salvation Army Kroc Center (527 East Liberty Street) at 10 a.m. every Tuesday and Thursday. Read More »

Depression
Thursday, October 25, 2018 - 5:00pm
Almost everyone feels depressed at some point in their life, but how do you know when to seek help for the depression? Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) is a mental health disorder known as a mood disorder, and is characterized by a feeling of hopelessness and helplessness. Join counselor Todd Yordy to learn more about the symptoms, and treatment, for MDD. Read More »

Medicare Review
Friday, October 26, 2018 - 10:00am
A group presentation of "Medicare Check Up Event: A Personalized Review" will provide a comprehensive review of Medicare Parts A, B, C and D, in addition to an in-depth question and answer session. One-on-one appointments are also available on this day from 11:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. At these appointments individuals can: evaluate their drug plan; review their plan options; change their plan for 2019; and receive assistance in applying for Part D Low Income Subsidy and the Medicare Savings Plan. Registration is required at 419-207-7874. Your call will be returned to confirm your attendance and to answer any questions. Read More »

COPD Walking Group
Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - 10:00am
Anyone with COPD is welcome to join our walking group, the Samaritan Hospital Orange Walkers, or S.H.O.W. Walking alongside a registered respiratory therapist, COPD patients will be given a pedometer to track their personal goals, while heart rate and oxygen levels are monitored. Walkers should bring their own water, rescue inhaler, and portable oxygen if prescribed with activity. S.H.O.W. meets at the Ashland Salvation Army Kroc Center (527 East Liberty Street) at 10 a.m. every Tuesday and Thursday. Read More »

Diabetes Diet Part 2
Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - 6:30pm
Living with diabetes is a lifelong commitment. Whether you have been dealing with diabetes for decades or you are new to this chapter in your life, you will learn helpful information from our own dietitian, Holly Norris. Read More »