Village Hospital sets community health events

Published on Monday, October 10, 2011

Mind-Body Skills Group

Tuesdays, Oct. 4 – Nov. 22, 2-4 p.m.Medical Office Building$300, financial assistance is available for those who qualify.Dr. John Simmons, certified in Mind-Body Medicine, is the facilitator.The Mind-Body Skills Group is an 8-weight program to learn the scientific basis for mind-body medicine while experiencing the power of the small group approach. Call 560-1981.

Girls Night Out

Thursday, Oct. 13, 6:30 – 8 p.m.Medical Office BuildingFreeLearn tips and techniques to discover your “purse-onality” and improve your health, n matter what your age. Health screenings, shopping and dessert and Mariani’s Boutique fashion show among the scheduled events.Register at villageatpelham.com

Healthcare Decisions Day

Tuesday, Oct. 25, 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.Community CenterCoffee and dessert servedAdvance Care planning is a comprehensive approach to priority setting for patients who have or anyone who ma develop series illness.Wes Collins, Advance Care Planner with Spartanburg Regional, will provide practical dialogue and assistance for completing important healthcare documents and suggestions for these conversations.

School’s In:

Prevention of Knee Injuries in Young AthletesThursday, Oct. 27, 6:30 p.m.Coffee and dessert servedDoug Wix and Todd Johnson, physical therapists at Village Hospital Rehab Services will explain how coaches, parents, students and athletes can work together to help prevent knee and joint injuries and muscle strain. They will also discuss the importance of warming up and cooling down, an essential part of any workout. Register at villageatpelham.com

Knee Lecture for Healthcare Providers

Thursday, Nov. 4,5:30 Registration. 6 p.m. Dinner in Village Hospital Dogwood CaféLecture and Dissection with Village Orthopaedic SurgeryDr. Steven Singleton, Dr. Frank Armocida, Dr. Thomas Eison, Dr. Charles Thomas and Dr. Sanjitpal “Sonny” Gill.Registration requiredPlease RSVP to Tiffany Smith [email protected] or 864-849-9452. Available to MDs, Therapists, Trainers and Medical Staff CEUs for ATCs and Therapists 

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Pelham Medical Center, Village at Pelham Hospital


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