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Classes & Events

October 2014 Events at UPMC Horizon

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Classes

Silver&Fit

Tuesdays and Thursdays, 1 p.m.

UPMC Horizon Wellness Center
26 Conneaut Lake Road, Greenville

For more information, call 724-588-3001

Free Bariatric Surgery Information Sessions

Monday, Oct. 6, 4 p.m.

UPMC Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Associates
44 Circle St., Franklin

Wednesday, Oct. 15, 3:45 p.m.

UPMC Horizon—Greenville

To register, call 724-588-6660

Birth Place Tours

By appointment

UPMC Horizon—Shenango Valley

To register, call 724-983-7962

Pediatric Emergency Assessment, Recognition, and Stabilization (PEARS) Course    

​Tuesday, Oct. 7, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Update course (for those who have taken a PEARS course previously)
Thursday, Oct. 9, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The goal of the PEARS course is to improve the quality of care provided to seriously ill or injured infants and children, resulting in improved outcomes.

UPMC Horizon Wellness Center
26 Conneaut Lake Road, Greenville

To register, call 724-589-6419

Baby Care Basics

​Monday, Oct. 13, 6 p.m.

UPMC Horizon–Shenango Valley
Conference Room 2

To register, call 724-983-7962

Breastfeeding Class

Monday, Oct. 20, 6 p.m.

UPMC Horizon–Shenango Valley
Conference Room 2

To register, call 724-983-7962

Basic Life Support (BLS) Skills Lab

Wednesday, Oct. 22, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Completion of online test required.

Education Department, UPMC Horizon–Greenville

To register, call 724-589-6419.  

Lamaze Weekend Prenatal Class

Thursday, Oct. 23, 6 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 25, 9 a.m.

UPMC Horizon–Shenango Valley
Conference Room 2

To register, call 724-983-7962

Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Recertification

Thursday, Oct. 23, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The recertification course is for healthcare professionals who respond to cardiovascular emergencies in and out of the hospital setting. Book is required and can be obtained by calling 724-589-6419.

UPMC Horizon Wellness Center
26 Conneaut Lake Road, Greenville

To register, call 724-589-6419

New Health Care Provider CPR Course

​Thursday, Oct. 30, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

CPR training for the health care provider - this course is designed for those that have not had Healthcare Provider CPR Training in the past. A book is required and can be obtained by calling 724-589-6419.

Assembly Room B, UPMC Horizon–Greenville

To register, call 724-589-6419

 

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Support Groups

​Mercer County Breast Cancer Support Group

​Wednesday, Oct. 8, 7 p.m.
Womancare Center of UPMC Horizon

Mercer County Diabetes Support Group

  • Monday, Oct. 13, 6 p.m.
    UPMC Horizon–Greenville
  • Tuesday, Oct. 14, 1:30 p.m.
    UPMC Horizon–Shenango Valley

Cancer Support Group

  • Tuesday, Oct. 14, 1 p.m.
    UPMC Horizon—Greenville
  • Tuesday, Oct. 21, 1 p.m.
    UPMC Horizon—Shenango Valley
    Conference Room 1

Weight Loss Surgery Support Group

  • Tuesday, Oct. 14, 6 p.m.
    UPMC Horizon—Greenville
  • Tuesday, Oct. 21, 6 p.m.
    Womancare Center of UPMC Horizon

Ostomy Support Group Picnic

Sunday, Oct. 19, 1 p.m.
UPMC Horizon—Greenville

 

 

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Community Events

Free Heel Screenings

Wednesday, Oct. 1, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Womancare Center of UPMC Horizon

Call 724-347-7700 for an appointment

Free Prostate Screenings

Thursday, Oct. 2, 4 to 7 p.m.

UPMC CancerCenter at UPMC Horizon
2200 Memorial Drive, Farrell

The American Urologic Association (AUA) recommends that men ages 55 to 69 undergo a prostate-specific antigen (PSA) blood test every two years. You may be at risk for developing prostate cancer if:

  • You are older than 55.
  • You are African American.
  • You have a relative who was diagnosed with prostate cancer.

To register, call 724-983-7570.

Diabetes Health Fair

​Wednesday, Oct. 22, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Asssembly Rooms A and B, UPMC Horizon-Greenville

The health fair will provide information beneficial to those with diabetes and will include representation from the following services:

  • Diabetes education
  • Physical therapy
  • Pharmacy
  • Endocrinology
  • Podiatry
  • Nutrition

Boo Ball

​Friday Oct. 24, 7 p.m.

The Corinthian
47 Vine Ave., Sharon

The evening will feature dinner and dancing. Costumes are encouraged but not required. All proceeds benefit the UPMC Horizon Community Health Foundation.

For more information or purchase tickets, call 724-347-4599 or 724-983-7159.

​Developments in Total Knee and Hip Replacement

Tuesday, Oct. 28, 6:30 to 8 p.m.

UPMC Horizon - Greenville
Assembly Rooms D and E

110 N. Main St., Greenville

Join orthopaedic surgeon, Mark Gardner, DO, as he discusses new developments in MRI patient specific total knee and total hip replacement. Learn indications for surgery, remedies, and physical therapy.

For more information or to register, call 724-962-9622, ext. 1102.

 

 

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Contact Us

UPMC Horizon–Greenville
110 North Main St.
Greenville, PA 16125

UPMC Horizon–Shenango Valley
2200 Memorial Drive
Farrell, PA 16121

Make an Appointment

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