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Free Health Seminars at Jeanes Hospital


Are Your Leg Crams A Symptom of a Vascular Condition?

Tuesday, May 16

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cheltenham Friends Meetinghouse
Jeanes Hospital Campus

Presenter:
Frank Schmieder, MD

Cramping in the calves, thighs or buttocks when walking may be caused by vascular blockages due to hardening of the arteries. Learn about symptoms, treatments, tests, prevention, and associations with heart and cerebrovascular health.



Stroke Awareness & Screening

Thursday, May 18

11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Patient Care Center Main Lobby
Jeanes Hospital Campus

Presenter:
Maryellen Nelson, DNP, RN

Join us in raising awareness of the importance of stroke education. Participants will have access to blood pressure screenings, stroke risk assessments and heart health education, including how Emergency Medical Services (EMS) can benefit stroke patients.


Preventing Osteoporosis & Fragility Fractures

Wednesday, May 31

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cheltenham Friends Meetinghouse
Jeanes Hospital Campus

Presenter:
John L. Beight, MD, Orthopaedic Surgeon

Fractures due to fragile bones are occurring with alarming frequency among people over 50. Learn why bones with osteoporosis are more likely to break and what you can do to keep your bones health and prevent fractures.


American Heart Association Heartsaver CPR Class

Thursday, June 1


7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cheltenham Friends Meetinghouse
Jeanes Hospital Campus

Presenter:
Timothy Hinchcliff & Blake Bradley

Learn compression-only CPR for adults, including how to use an automated external defibrillator (AED) and treatment for choking. Hands-on training - wear comfortable clothing. There is a $10 fee for certification cards. Cash or check accepted.

To register, please call 215-728-4861 or e-mail Rosemarie.Schlegel@tuhs.temple.edu.

Date Published: Monday, May 15, 2017


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