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

  • 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
  • Nov
    5
    Wednesday
    12:10 PM - 1:10 PM
    Professional practice gap to be addressed: This activity will address a well documented gap in the understanding of epilepsy diagnosis and treatment among general practitioners, including when to refer for specialized epilepsy evaluation.
  • Nov
    6
    Thursday
    1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Mary Greeley Medical Center Home Medical Equipment will have an open house at its new location on Thursday, Nov. 6.
  • Nov
    6
    Thursday
    5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
    This class is for siblings, ages two to four years old, to prepare for the arrival of the new baby. (We recommend registering for this class one month before mom's due date.)
  • Nov
    8
    Saturday
    8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    A class for expecting or new parents which provides you with the latest in factual information and helpful hints for a joyful beginning with your baby.
  • Nov
    8
    Saturday
    8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
    An accelerated childbirth class for parents on the go. Topics include: labor, delivery, breathing/relaxation, medications, epidurals, and medical procedures.
  • Nov
    12
    Wednesday
    12:10 PM - 1:10 PM
    Identify misinformation and help correct deficits in knowledge to impact daily practice. Provide practical tips to communicate with patients/families regarding AHN.

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