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Disease Management Event

By Wendy Dzurney, RN
Free community education event.

Location
JMCGH Medical Founders Room
620 Skyline Drive
Jackson, TN 38301
Date
Tuesday 02/21/2017 6:00pm
Cost
This is a free event.
Description

Stop by for your free blood pressure reading and HeartAware screening to determine your risk for heart disease.

Location
Jackson-Madison County General Hospital
620 Skyline Dr.
Jackson, TN 38301
Date
Friday 02/24/2017 11:00am
Cost
This is a free event.
Description

Open to LIFT members and the public. You will get the opportunity to try classes such as kickboxing, cycling, barre, Tai Chi, pilates, Zumba, body sculpt, and yoga. Men and women alike can participate in something for all fitness levels.

Location
Lift Wellness Center
101 Jackson Walk Plaza
Jackson, TN 38305
Date
Saturday 02/25/2017 8:00am
Cost
This is a free event.
Description

This year’s event is sponsored by Senior Services at West Tennessee Healthcare, West Tennessee Neuroscience and Spine Center, and The Foundation. The conference is designed to provide helpful information on caregiving, coping, and other valuable resources related to Alzheimer’s disease. The conference will once again feature guest speaker, Teepa Snow.

The cost to attend the conference is $25 per person and includes a hot buffet lunch. Several vendors will also be on hand to provide information about services for the Alzheimer’s community. Contact hours will be awarded by Union University’s School of Nursing and School of Social Work.

For more information or to register, contact Regina Smith at (731) 541-8757 or Regina.Smith@wth.org.

For more information or questions about this event, contact Regina Smith at 731-541-8757 or at regina.smith@wth.org .


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Location
Carl Grant Events Center - Union University
47 Grant Center Drive
Jackson, TN 38305
Date
Thursday 03/02/2017 8:30am
Cost
$25 per person
Description

American Heart Association Association course that teaches adult, child, and infant CPR/AED and how to relieve choking. Designed for those with limited or no medical training such as parents, grandparents, babysitters and child care providers. Pre-registration is required. Please call 731-512-4095 to register.

For more information or questions about this class, contact Kathie Cothern at 731-512-4095 or at katherine.cothern@wth.org .

Location
Therapy & Learning Center, Building A
32 Garland Drive
Jackson, TN 38305
Date
Tuesday 02/21/2017 6:00pm
Cost
$45
Description

These classes are designed for the expectant mother and her labor partner to provide instruction on breathing, relaxation, and coping techniques for use during labor with or without medication. Become familiar with the stages and variations of labor including back labor, c-section, induction, and epidural delivery using instruction, video, and interactive floor activities. This class includes a tour of the Labor and Delivery area at Jackson Madison County General Hospital. One evening class weekly for either three or four weeks or a two part Saturday series is also offered.

For more information or questions about this class, contact Lisa Dill at 731-541-6448 or at lisa.dill@wth.org .

Location
LL Classroom 2 at JMCGH
620 Skyline Dr.
Jackson, TN 38301
Dates
Monday 03/06/2017 6:00pm
Monday 03/13/2017 6:00pm
Monday 03/20/2017 6:00pm
Cost
$50

Description

This one-time class is for both mom and dad. Class covers all the basics of taking care of a newborn (umbilical cord care, circumcision care, diaper rash, colic, bathing, burping, bonding, safe sleep and more).

For more information or questions about this class, contact Lisa Dill at 731-541-6448 or at lisa.dill@wth.org .

Location
LL Classroom 2 at JMCGH
620 Skyline Dr.
Jackson, TN 38301
Date
Wednesday 03/08/2017 6:00pm
Cost
$10

Description

A one-time class that prepares women and their support person for breastfeeding. Topics covered include what to expect for the first several
weeks and beyond, importance of good positioning
and latch, pumping, hand expression and how your
support person can help with breastfeeding. Taught by a Registered Nurse. Offered Monthly. Fee: $10

For more information or questions about this class, contact Lisa Dill at 731-541-6448 or at lisa.dill@wth.org .

Location
LL Classroom 2 at JMCGH
620 Skyline Dr.
Jackson, TN 38301
Date
Thursday 03/09/2017 6:00pm
Cost
$10

Description

These classes are designed for the expectant mother and her labor partner to provide instruction on breathing, relaxation, and coping techniques for use during labor with or without medication. Become familiar with the stages and variations of labor including back labor, c-section, induction, and epidural delivery using instruction, video, and interactive floor activities. This class includes a tour of the Labor and Delivery area at Jackson Madison County General Hospital. One evening class weekly for either three or four weeks or a two part Saturday series is also offered.

For more information or questions about this class, contact Lisa Dill at 731-541-6448 or at lisa.dill@wth.org .

Location
LL Classroom 2 at JMCGH
620 Skyline Dr.
Jackson, TN 38301
Dates
Saturday 03/11/2017 9:00am
Saturday 03/18/2017 9:00am
Cost
$50