Events for November 5, 2013

8:00 AM
11/05/13 - Mallwalkers: Update on Flu and Pneumonia

Not Required

North Grand Mall

Presented by Terri Olinger RN, BSN, Story County Public Health Nurse, HOMEWARD of Mary Greeley Medical Center. Learn the current information on flu and vaccinations for flu and pneumonia. Flu and pneumonia shots will be available. Bring your Medicare B card. Flu shots available from 7:30 to 9 a.m.

2:00 PM
11/05/13 - Diabetic Retinopathy

Closed

Quality Inn and Suites

Presented by Tracy Kangas, MD, PhD, Retina Specialist, McFarland Clinic Ophthalmology. Diabetic retinopathy is a complication of diabetes that affects the eyes. It's caused by damage to the blood vessels of the light-sensitive tissue at the back of the eye (retina). Over time, diabetic retinopathy can cause vision problems and can result in blindness. Diabetic retinopathy can develop in anyone with type 1 or type 2 diabetes.

7:00 PM
Childbirth Education

Closed

North Addition Conference Rooms AB

3-week childbirth education course to prepare parent for the birth of their baby. Topics include: labor, delivery, breathing and relaxation tecniques, medications, epidurals, and medical procedures

Upcoming Events

  • Oct
    22
    Wednesday
    12:10 PM - 1:10 PM
    Knowledge of how public health performs surveillance for and investigates infectious diseases can help providers diagnose, treat, and prevent infectious diseases in their patients.
  • Oct
    25
    Saturday
    6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    Bring your tailgate food and get ready for a fun evening of trivia! Proceeds benefit Mary Greeley Auxiliary programs.
  • Oct
    27
    Monday
    7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Proceeds from the Huge $6 Sale support Auxiliary scholarships, programs and services of Mary Greeley Medical Center.
  • Oct
    29
    Wednesday
    12:10 PM - 1:10 PM
    This talk is aimed at addressing this knowledge gap and acquainting the audience with how to access additional resources on Ebola Virus Disease (EVD).
  • Oct
    29
    Wednesday
    7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    This class provides the attendee with an explanation of services provided at MGMC Birthways and a walking tour of our facility and the Birthways Unit.
  • Oct
    30
    Thursday
    2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    This program is a discussion regarding fatigue and common underlying causes.
  • Nov
    1
    Saturday
    8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
    An accelerated childbirth class. Topics include: labor, delivery, breathing and relaxation tecniques, medications, epidurals, and medical procedures.
  • Nov
    3
    Monday
    5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
    This class is for siblings of mixed ages, from two years of age and up, to prepare for the arrival of the new baby. (We recommend registering for this class one month before mom's due date.)
  • Nov
    3
    Monday
    6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    Information about what to expect during the beginning days of breastfeeding will be discussed to help make breastfeeding a positive experience. Current information on breast feeding will be presented.
  • Nov
    4
    Tuesday
    7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    3-week childbirth education course to prepare parent for the birth of their baby. Topics include: labor, delivery, breathing and relaxation tecniques, medications, epidurals, and medical procedures

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