Hospital Events, News and Community Health Needs Assessment Report

Events Calendar
Please join us in attending the many health education classes and events available at your local hospital.

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Hospital Events and Classes:
Fit and Well Exercise Program: Welcome to the Fit and Well Exercise Program at Marcus Daly Rehabilitation Services. This 6-week program starting on October 11 th and ending on November 17th will meet on Tuesdays and Thursdays for 1 hour at 12noon. The program designed to help you learn about safe and effective exercise, improve your performance of daily activities, and to develop an exercise program you can perform independently at home.

Tuesday, October 11th - 12pm to 1pm
Thursday, October 13th - 12pm to 1pm
Tuesday, October 18th - 12pm to 1pm
Thursday, October 20th - 12pm to 1pm
Tuesday, October 25th - 12pm to 1pm
Thursday, October 27th - 12pm to 1pm
Tuesday, November 1st - 12pm to 1pm
Thursday, November 3rd - 12pm to 1pm
Tuesday, November 8th - 12pm to 1pm
Thursday, November 10th - 12pm to 1pm
Tuesday, November 15th - 12pm to 1pm
Thursday, November 17th - 12pm to 1pm

Childbirth Classes: This 4-week Childbirth educational program is designed to prepare expecting parents for the birthing experience.

Mondays, October 3rd, 10th, 17th and 24th - 7pm to 9pm

Heartsaver First Aid and CPR Classes: This two day class is designed to teach you how to manage illnesses and injuries in the first few minutes until professional help arrives.

Tuesday, December 6th and Wednesday, December 7th - 6pm to 10pm

Healthcare Provider CPR Classes: The class is designed to teach you how to manage illnesses and injuries in the first few minutes until professional help arrives. Course content includes General Principles, Medical Emergencies, and Injury Emergencies.

Wednesday, September 7th - 6pm to 10pm
Wednesday, November 9th - 6pm to 10pm

2016/2017 Health Education Series

Community Education - Seven Class Series
Location: Blodgett and Canyon Conference Rooms
Time: 5:30pm to 6:30pm, exception 1.5 hours classes on December 8th and March 9th

Blood Pressure Matters: Eugenie Haight, MD, Bitterroot Physicians Clinic
It is never too early to start managing your blood pressure. High blood pressure affects 1 in 3 Americans, young and old. Uncontrolled high blood pressure raises the risk for heart disease and stroke, the leading causes of death in the United States, as well as dementia. Learn the simple secrets to managing your blood pressure for optimal health. Get your blood pressure checked, starting at 4:45pm.
Thursday, October 13th

Memory "Cognitive Health" Matters: Stuart Kieran, MD, Bitterroot Neurology
Good cognitive health, like physical health, is very important as we get older, to stay independent and keep active. Learn simple steps to protect yourself and support your loved one when dealing with Alzheimer's disease and other types of dementia.
Thursday, November, 17th

Caregivers and Executors Matter: Katherine Herczeg, MSN, APRN, Bitterroot Physicians Clinic Spouse and Larry Johnson, Attorney at Law
Aging is inevitable and being prepared for end-of-life regardless of your age reduces the burden on your loved ones. Learn how to take care of yourself and those you care for and the important items to have in place from a Living Will to Advance Directives. Leave with a check list you can use to get your personal affairs in order.
Sponsored by Daly Hospital Foundation
Thursday, December 8th (1.5 hours)

Healthy Weight Matters! April Weinberger, MD, Corvallis Family Medicine
Ready to stop the holiday indulging? Learn ways to manage your weight and diabetes with tips on meal planning, savory and smart recipes and curbing the cravings. Include recipes for attendees to take home.
Thursday, January 12th

Heart Health Matters: Anthony Navone, MD, Marcus Daly Cardiology Clinic and International Heart Institute
Thursday, February 9th

Bone Health Matters: Anne Weinberger, ANP, Bitterroot Physicians Clinic
Osteoporosis disease has a direct correlation with diet, exercise, and overall health. Start the conversation with your family, low bone mass and osteoporosis is on the raise in younger ages. Healthy habits are critical in avoiding and controlling this debilitating disease. Learn how to determine bone mass, get tips on having healthy bones and ways to avoid bone fractures. Get your posture checked, starting at 4:45pm.
Thursday, March 9th (1.5 hrs - 2 speakers: BPC and Rehabilitation)

Eye Sight Matters: Mark Calderwood, MD, Bitterroot Valley Eye Associates
Age can bring changes to your eyesight. Learn how your weight, diabetes and overall health can impact your eye health. Leave with nutrition and eye care tips to protect your vision as you age and how the common eye problems can be easily treated. Get your eye sight checked, starting at 4:45pm.
Thursday, April 13th


Marcus Daly's is focused on meeting our patients and community needs. Enjoy reading about the many different ways your hospital makes a difference in your community.

Hamilton High grad selected for MDMH Scholarship 2016
Marcus Daly Memorial Hospital pays back cost of sports physicals to schools
Bitterroot College to offer phlebotomy tech class
Hospital Director of Nursing passes Torch
Hamilton Rotary's Scramble helps Daly Hospital
MDMH named a Top 100 Critical Access Hospital
Top responders: Marcus Daly Memorial Hospital EMS named agency of the year
Babysitting basics: Marcus Daly Memorial Hospital hosting annual Babysitter Boot Camp
MDMH named a Top 100 Critical Access Hospital
Corvallis Schools receive $6,500 grant for nurse
Top responders: Marcus Daly Memorial Hospital EMS named agency of the year
Marcus Daly Hospital to host talk on causes of knee pain
Stress can have a negative impact on your health
Marcus Daly hospital to host heart health class
Fixing your nutrition can improve overall health
Doctor to host class on neck pain at hospital in Hamilton
Passing the torch: MDMH mammographer Kathy Miller retires after 27 years
Glaucoma causes large number of people to lose their vision
About medicine: Dry eyes can cause health problems, discomfort
Bullock visits Hamitlon and hears benefits of help act
New ICU improves care for patients
Daly Hospital recongnized for overall excellence
Sprinkle Pink raises over $102,000 for fund
Grants contribute $19,000 to Sprinkle Pink fundraising effort
Hospital to present healthcare series on aging
It is important to thank caregivers
Physical therapists can have a big role in breast cancer treatment
Early breast cancer detection is key, and free
Sprinkle Pink Grand Finale held in Stevensville
Think BIG when dealing with Parkinson's disease
Falls are number one cause of death due to injury for seniors
Bling-A-Bra contest entries on display in Stevensville
Mammo Men: Annual contest raises money for mammography

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Spring 2016

Medical Staff Health Columns
Marcus Daly's Medical Staff is committed to you and your health. Enjoy the health education. Columns that are printed in the Ravalli Republic every Wednesday and available to you online.

All back pain is not the same
Breast Cancer, the 75 year perspective
Mammogram Screenings
Mindfulness: Knowing Our Body's Needs
Re-Thinking Stress
Healthy Eating For Your Kids
Who Needs Sleep?
Pediatric Healthy Teeth
The Cost of Treating Pain
Healthy Athlete
Alzheimer's Disease Treatments
The Care and Feeding of our Brains
Dementia Types
Thinking about thinking
Be Wise, Immunize
Summertime and Rabies Awareness
Car Seat Safety Awareness
Enjoy the Water and Stay Safe!
A Timely Tick Talk
Never too Early to Read to Your Kids
What is carpal tunnel?
Shoulder pain - Rotator Cuff Tendonitis vs Tear
Wrist Fractures
Prominent Ears, Children & Self-Esteem
Prevention Actually is Worth a Pound of Cure
The Stress Effect on Health
Genetic Testing - What it is and what it can do for you and your family
Spring Back into the Outdoors!
Congestive Heart Failure; Living Better, Longer
Cardiac Rehabilitation
10 Facts Every Women Must Know About Heart Disease
What is Atherosclerosis and Cardiovascular Disease?
Nutrition: One ophthalmologist's viewpoint
National Glaucoma Month
You Should Know Just How Crucial Dry Eyes Are to Your Health and Comfort
The Aging Eye
More Men Are Considering Laser Hair Removal
Making Facial Cosmetic Procedures Last
Coping with Grief during the Holidays
November is National Family Caregiver Month and National Home Care and Hospice Month
Breast Cancer and the Role of Physical Therapy
Parkinson's Disease
What YOU Can Do to Prevent Falls
I am Mammo Man
"Do I Need a Knee Replacement?"
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Arthoscopic Surgery
Kids and Hydration
Allergies or Cold?
Keeping Your Kids Safe in the Sun
The Mind's Eye
Brain...Myths and Facts
Language Versus Speech
Preventing Baseball/Softball Injuries
The opioid epidemic and its impact on orthopaedic care
Healthy Bones: Starting it off right
Osteoporosis Prevention Starts Early
Low Back Pain
Oh but I love sugar!

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