posted on December 28, 2016 17:13
January 2017 Events
(All classes and events are held at Conway Medical Center unless noted otherwise)
BirthPlace Tours are held every Sunday at 2 p.m. and are conducted by dedicated staff; registration is requested if at all possible. Your family is welcome to attend with you and see firsthand what we have to offer! Contact Number- 843-347-8108
Childbirth Class- January 21, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Conway Medical Center holds childbirth classes every month on specific Saturdays. You should begin your childbirth classes during your 7th or 8th month of pregnancy. Class content will include anatomy/physiology, stages of labor, pain management, breathing/relaxation techniques, postpartum care, breastfeeding, and newborn topics. Contact Number- 843-347-8108
Breastfeeding Classes – January 3, 7-9 p.m. All classes are held monthly in the Nursing Education classroom located on the second floor in the hospital and are free of charge. Taught by a registered nurse who is also a Lactation Consultant, classes are open to those expecting as well as those who have already delivered their baby. Babies and a partner are welcome to attend! Contact Number- 843-347-8108
Breast Cancer Support Group – January 10, 5:30 p.m. held at CMC Outpatient Diagnostic Center, 801 Farrar Dr. Contact Number- 843-234-7309
Diabetes Support Group- January 23, 6 p.m. Goal Setting presented by Mary Jo Hamrick RN BSN. Held in Rehabilitation Services Building in classrooms B and C. Contact Number 843-347-8013
Freedom from Smoking Class Series - This series of 8 classes will be held every Tuesday beginning January 10, 2017 and ending February 21, 2017. The Freedom from Smoking Classes are an 8 session program developed by the American Lung Association. The program will guide you through 4 sessions about getting ready to quit. The next 4 sessions will provide support and assistance with staying free from smoking. All classes will be 1.5 to 2 hours long and held in the Cardiac Rehab/Pulmonary Rehab conference room located in the Rehabilitation Services building across from the CMC Emergency Department. The cost will be $50 due the first session of class. Please call 843-234-7401 to reserve your space today!
Joint Replacement Seminar – January 12, 12 p.m. Join us for a free seminar on the latest advances in joint replacement including the anterior approach to hip replacement. Fellowship trained surgeons will discuss treatment options as well as answer any questions you may have. A complimentary lunch will be served. Presented by Dr. Peter Ramsey in the CMC Auditorium. Contact Number- 843-347-8108
Osteoporosis Seminar – January 12, 5 p.m. Join us for a free seminar to learn more about osteoporosis and the tools needed to actively manage and control this disease. Topics will include causes, risk factors, diagnosis and new prevention/treatment options. Presented by Dr. Erin Watson at CMC Auditorium. Register by calling 843-347-8108.
Spine Seminar- January 27, 12 p.m. This informational seminar will cover understanding back and neck pain and learning about relief options. A complimentary meal will be served. Presented by Dr. Erkan Alci at CMC Auditorium. Contact Number-843-347-8108