Blood Pressure Checks
Friday 4/5, 4/12, 4/26
And by chance or appointment in Nurse’s Office
Kathy’s Office Hours
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday 9:00 - 2:00
Later hours available by appointment—Off Thursday.
Fri. Apr 26th & Mon. Apr 29th
Van’s Medical Equipment of Lakeland will be here on Friday Apr.26th and Monday Apr. 29th to trim and file toenails. Initial cost is $30.00 which includes a reusable foot care kit and $25.00 per visit thereafter. Please bring a towel for your appointments.. Call for appointment at 469-4556.
Tuesday April 9th
12:00 - 1:00
The Veterans service representative, Lee Lull, will be at the Center on Tuesday, Apr 9th. The Veterans now offer transportation to the new St. Joseph County VA Clinic in Mishawaka, IN on Monday through Friday for morning medical appointments. You will be picked up at the River Valley Senior Center. To arrange transportation to Mishawaka, call Ken Ward at 800 360-8387 Ext. 73509
M & M Matters
Monday, April 8th 11:00am
April’s Medicare topic will be “Medicare coverage of Emergency/Urgently Needed Care,” and “Medicare Coverage of Hospice Care.” We will be presenting two Medicare topics and no Medical topic this month due to a snafu from Medicare last month. The presentation will last 30 to 45 minutes. All are welcome. If you are unable to attend the presentation and would like the handouts, please stop by and see Kathy. Call 469-4556 for event reservations (to make sure we have enough handouts).
Diabetes PATH Classes
Tuesday’s (6 classes)
4/16/19 – 5/21/19
1:00 – 3:30pm
Take the PATH to better health! Diabetes PATH (Personal Action Toward Health) is a 6-week workshop that teaches practical skills for living a healthy life with Diabetes. It was developed and tested by Stanford University and is designed to complement your current medical treatments. It is a fun, interactive workshop that helps participants improve their health and feel better. It is designed for pre-diabetics, diabetics, family members and caregivers. In this workshop you will learn how to: deal with the challenges of not feeling well, talk to health care workers and family members, overcome stress and relax, make healthy eating plans and prevent low-blood sugar, prevent or delay complications, and stay independent. Cost is free but donations are gratefully accepted. To register call 469-4556. Class size is limited to 15 participants. It is preferred that you attend all 6 sessions to get the most benefit from the program. If you are interested in attending and forgot to call in March, please call and speak with Kathy