IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE AT ADAMS WOODCREST
Adams Woodcrest will be hosting Its a Wonderful Life at Adams Woodcrest, a special Christmas program on Saturday, December 7th from 3pm-5pm in the Woodcrest Auditorium for ages 55 and older. Hors d’oeuvres will be served from 3pm-4pm, and Christmas music performed by Frank Sinatra (John Hebein) from 4pm-5pm. An open house will be held in Villa #35 as well. Call Natasha at 260-728-3989 to RSVP.
GLUTEN FREE SUPPORT GROUP
Adams Memorial Hospital will host its first gluten free support group on Tuesday, December 10th at 7pm in Decatur Room #1.
The group will discuss educational information on how to live a gluten free lifestyle, recipes, and complete a survey as to what participants would like to see from such a support group. Kris Bischoff, R.D., CDE and Becky Goble will lead the group. Please RSVP to Becky at 724-2145 x1421. If interested in the group, but cannot attend this meeting and you would like to complete a survey, please call or e-mail Becky at email@example.com.
WEIGHT WATCHER’S MEETINGS
Weight Watchers is now holding their weekly meetings at Adams Memorial Hospital on Thursday Evenings. Weigh-in time is from 6:00pm-6:30pm, and the meeting is from 6:30pm-7:00pm. Meetings are held in Decatur Room #1 at the hospital. To join, simply attend a meeting and sign-up in person.
AMH MATERNITY CENTER OFFERS CHILDBIRTH EDUCATION CLASSES
Space is limited, sign up now for Childbirth Education Classes at Adams Memorial Hospital. The next class will be on Saturday, January 18th from 9am to 3pm. The classes will be held in Decatur Room #1 at AMH.
The AMH Maternity Center offers childbirth classes to help you answer many questions you may have; not only concerning “epidurals” and other options for pain relief, but also how to know when you are in labor, what to bring to the hospital and how your partner can provide support when you are in labor. We also help you know what to expect, and learn how life changes after the baby is born. A tour of our beautiful Maternity Center is also included. The cost is only $20 for those families delivering at AMH. Please call Sharolyn Faurote at 260-724-2145 x2505 to schedule or if you have questions.
MOM’S SUPPORT GROUP
A support group for mothers will be held on Mondays in December beginning at 1pm. The meetings will be held in the OB Department Education Room at Adams Memorial Hospital. Come talk to other moms, share experiences, and get help with breastfeeding questions. For new mothers and pregnant women, babies are also welcome!
The Adams Memorial Hospital Diabetes Connection will be holding their monthly diabetes class on Tuesday, December 10th from 7:30am to 2:30pm in Berne Rm at Adams Memorial Hospital.
Classes will focus on several different diabetes topics, including carbohydrate counting and dietary management, foot and skin care, exercise, the emotional aspect of having diabetes, self-monitoring blood glucose meters, and how often to check glucose levels, lifestyle hints to help control blood sugar, how specific drug classes prescribed for diabetes work, drug side effects, and drug interactions. There is no out of pocket expense for the diabetes class; AMH accepts what Medicare and insurance pay for the education. Instructors are certified diabetes educators. Anyone planning to attend must pre-register with Kris Bischoff, R.D., CDE at 724-2145 x1710.
FREE FOOT SCREENS
Wednesday, December 11th from 5:30pm-7pm in the Geneva Room at Adams Memorial Hospital.
Free foot screens by Dr. Worpell of Northeast Foot & Ankle Clinic…724-2145 x6209 to schedule.
HEALTHY HABITS… DIABETES SUPPORT GROUP
Adams Memorial Hospital will be holding their Healthy Habits Diabetes Support Group as listed below. The classes will be offered at Adams Memorial Hospital on Wednesday mornings from 10:30am - 12:00pm in the Geneva Room on the following dates:
• Wednesday, December 4th
• Wednesday, December 18th
For more information please call: Adams Memorial Behavioral Health Outpatient Services, Behavioral Health Resource Center Decatur at 260-728-3906.
Alzheimer’s/Caregiver’s Support Group
The next Alzheimer’s support group meeting will be held on Thursday, December 19th at 4:00 pm, in Decatur Room #2 at Adams Memorial Hospital.The Alzheimer’s/Caregiver’s Support Group is designed to help ease the burden of the caregiver of dementia patients or others in a loving and confidential setting. Please call Dr. John Gibson, Dir. BHRC at AMH for information at 724-2145 ext. 3404.
BLOOD PRESSURE CLINICS
The Following Blood Pressure Clinics are sponsored by Adams Memorial Hospital:
Tuesday, December 10• th – 8:00am - 10:00am at McDonalds in Decatur.
Tuesday, December 10• th -10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.-Decatur Sack & Save, East Monroe Street.
Tuesday, December 17• th -8:00am 10:00am at McDonalds in Decatur.
Tuesday, December 17• th -10:00 a.m.-11a.m., Decatur Sack & Save, East Monroe Street.
WORTHMAN FITNESS CENTER CLASS SCHEDULE
Call the WFC for more class information 724-2145 x1537. Participants must register in person at the AMH Worthman Fitness Center. All classes are held at Adams Memorial Hospital. Please call WFC for information on class pricing.
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 8:15am in • the Worthman Fitness Center.
Tuesdays at 6:30pm in Worthman • Fitness Center.
Wednesdays at 6:30pm in the • Worthman Fitness Center.
Thursdays at 5:30pm in Worthman • Fitness Center.
Mondays at 6am, 6pm, and 7:15pm in • the First Floor Classroom.
Wednesdays at 6am and 6pm in the • First Floor Classroom.
Saturdays at 7:15am in the First Floor Classroom
Participants must bringva yoga mat to all yoga classes.
Thursdays at 6:45pm in the First Floor Classroom.
Early Morning Yoga
Tues. & Thurs. at 5am in the First Floor Classroom.
Thursdays at 6:45pm in the First Floor Classroom.
Saturdays at 8:30am in First Floor Classroom.
Mondays at 5:15pm in First Floor Classroom.
Thursdays at 5:30pm in First Floor Classroom.
The Silver Sneakers Exercise Program is held on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays at 9:30am at Adams Memorial Hospital in Decatur Room 2.