Monthly Calendar

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through Salina Regional Health Center and its affiliates.

 

November 2014

November 1- Breastfeeding /Infant Feeding Class

A Salina Regional Health Center registered nurse will teach a breastfeeding/infant feeding class.
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Location: 400 S. Santa Fe, Salina Regional Health Center, Patient Tower 6th Floor
Contact: (785) 452-4606 or (785) 452-6655
Cost: Free for SRHC patients, $15 non-patients
Click Here For List Of Class Dates/Times and Registration Form

November 3 - Look Good, Feel Better

For those who want to increase self-esteem, which may be diminished from cancer treatment.
Time: 6:00 p.m.
Location: 511 S. Santa Fe, Tammy Walker Cancer Center, Appearance Center
Contact: Pam Ehlts, (785) 452-7037 or Linda Hinnenkamp, (785) 452-4848
Cost: Free

November 5 (2014) through January 21 (2015)-
Free Smoking Cessation Program -- Spots are limited, call now!

There are still a few spots open for this program but they won't last long, so call to reserve your spot NOW. The program will consist of eight sessions (beginning on Nov. 5 and going through Jan. 21) led by Dr. Susan Krigel (via ITV) at Tammy Walker Cancer Center from noon to 1:00 p.m. in the second floor library room. You will get counseling and help from Dr. Krigel as well as information and materials to help you quit and keep you on track. The program is interactive and patient-centered. You will learn about addiction, strategies to help quit and stay quit. You will also learn about medications that may be helpful and relapse prevention. The first two sessions will be getting ready and the third session will be the quitting day. If you ever thought you need to quit smoking, sign up for this special class. Click here for flyer
Time: Noon-1:00 p.m. (8 sessions)
Location: 511 S. Santa Fe, Tammy Walker Cancer Center, Second Floor Library Room
Contact: Linda Hinnenkamp (785) 452-4848 to register
Cost: Free (must pre-register)

November 7- Oncology Symposium

The Tammy Walker Cancer Center in joint partnership with the University of Kansas Medical
Center Area Health Education Center-West present the 2014 Oncology Symposium. There are
five speakers scheduled to speak on a variety of cancer topics. Registration fee includes
continental breakfast, lunch and electronic handouts. Make checks payable to Salina Regional Health
Center and send registration forms to Salina Regional Health Center, Organizational Development,
400 S. Santa Fe., Salina KS 67401. Click here for flyer with all the information.
Time: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location: Tammy Walker Cancer Center, 511 S. Santa Fe, Salina
Contact: Organizational Development, (785) 452-7600 with questions.
Cost: $80 (see flyer for specific cost).

November 11 - Chronic Kidney Disease Educational Class

This class is open to anyone newly diagnosed with Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD). The class
will answer: What the kidneys do, what causes CKD, the symptoms of CKD, treatments for
CKD and much more.
Time: 4:00 p.m.
Location: 710 E. Iron, Fresenius Medical Care,
Contact: Eva Winkler APRN, (785) 820-7571 or (785) 823-6416, extension 1
Cost: Free (pre-registration is required)

November 22 - Free Skin and Prostate Screenings

Free Prostate and Skin Screenings will be available at the "Cancer Prevention Fair" being held at
Tammy Walker Cancer Center. Call now to reserve your appointment for your free screenings.
These screenings have filled up fast in past years, so make sure you call now to make your
appointment. This is a great opportunity for our community.
Time: 8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Location: 511 S. Santa Fe, Tammy Walker Cancer Center, Salina
Cost: Free
Contact: Linda Hinnenkamp, (785) 452-4848 to reserve your screening time.

December 2014

December 1- Look Good, Feel Better

For those who want to increase self-esteem, which may be diminished from cancer treatment.
Time: 10:30 a.m.
Location:511 S. Santa Fe, Tammy Walker Cancer Center, Appearance Center
Contact: (785) 452-7037, Pam Ehlts
Cost: Free

December 1 & December 8 - Childbirth Education

Join other women and their coaches to learn comfort skills for labor, basic newborn care and
tour the Birth Center
Time: 6:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m. (must attend both days)
Location: 400 S. Santa Fe, Salina Regional Health Center, Patient Tower 6th Floor
Contact: (785) 452-4606 or (785) 452-6663
Cost: $25
Click Here For List Of Class Dates/Times and Registration Form

December 3 & 17 - Smoking Cessation Class Continues

The smoking cessation program will continue through these dates in December.
Time: Noon-1:00 p.m. (8 sessions)
Location: 511 S. Santa Fe, Tammy Walker Cancer Center, Second Floor Library Room
Contact: Linda Hinnenkamp (785) 452-4848 to register
Cost: Free (must pre-register)

December 9 - Women's Cancer Support Group

Time: 5:30 p.m.
Location: 511 S. Santa Fe, Tammy Walker Cancer Center, Conference Center
Contact: (785) 452-7335, Lynn Marshall for more details
Cost: Free

December 9 - Chronic Kidney Disease Educational Class

This class is open to anyone newly diagnosed with Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD). The class
will answer: What the kidneys do, what causes CKD, the symptoms of CKD, treatments for
CKD and much more.
Time: 4:00 p.m.
Location: 710 E. Iron, Fresenius Medical Care,
Contact: Eva Winkler APRN, (785) 820-7571 or (785) 823-6416, extension 1
Cost: Free (pre-registration is required)

December 9, 16 and 18 - Pulmonary Rehabilitation

Course specifically designed for those with asthma, emphysema and chronic lung disease.
Time: 1:15 p.m.
Location: 400 S. Santa Fe, Salina Regional Health Center, Main Lobby Conference Room
Contact: (785) 452-7588 for more information
Cost: Free

Men's Cancer Networking Group
(formerly Man To Man Prostate Cancer Support Group)

There are no more meetings in 2014. Check back for 2015 meetings that will be posted soon.
Contact: Linda Hinnenkamp, (785) 452-4848 with questions.

Save The Date

January 7 & 21, 2015 - Smoking Cessation Class

These are the last two sessions for the smoking cessation program.
Time: Noon-1:00 p.m. (8 sessions)
Location: 511 S. Santa Fe, Tammy Walker Cancer Center, Second Floor Library Room
Contact: Linda Hinnenkamp (785) 452-4848 to register
Cost: Free (must pre-register)

Monthly Support Groups

Look Good, Feel Better

For those who want to increase self-esteem, which may be diminished from cancer treatment.
Meetings held on the first Monday of every month at 6:00 p.m..
Time: 6:00 p.m.
Location: 511 S. Santa Fe, Tammy Walker Cancer Center, Appearance Center
Contact: Pam Ehlts, (785) 452-7037 or Linda Hinnenkamp, (785) 452-4848
Cost: Free (contact Pam or Linda to confirm meeting times)

Chronic Kidney Disease Educational Class

This class is open to anyone newly diagnosed with Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD). The class
will answer; What the kidneys do, what causes CKD, the symptoms of CKD, treatments for
CDK and much more.
Time: Second Tuesday of each month at 4:00 p.m.
Location: 710 E. Iron, Fresenius Medical Care,
Contact: Eva Winkler APRN, (785) 820-7571 or (785) 823-6416, extension 1
Cost: Free (pre-registration is required)

Family Birthing Center Tours

Come tour the Family Birthing Center to ease your anxieties and let soon-to-be brothers
and sisters learn what to expect when the big day arrives.
Time: By appointment any time
Location: 400 S. Santa Fe, Salina Regional Health Center
Contact: (785) 452-4606 or (785) 452-6555
Cost: Free
Click here for class dates/times for Birthing Classes

Inner Peace Bereavement Support Group

For all who have experienced the loss of a loved one. Meetings held each Wednesday morning at
10 a.m. and the 3rd Monday of each month at 7 p.m.
Time: Multiple times monthly
Location: Kaye Pogue Hospice Center, 730 Holly Lane
Contact: 825-1717 for more information and to confirm meeting dates
Cost: Free

Women's Cancer Support Group

Time: 2nd Tuesday of each month at 5:30 p.m.
Location: 511. S. Santa Fe, Tammy Walker Cancer Center,Conference Room
Contact: Lynn Marshall, (785) 452-7335 to confirm meeting dates
Cost: Free

Men's Cancer Networking Group
(formerly Man To Man Prostate Cancer Support Group)

A wonderful group of men and some of their spouses meet once a month to hear a talk pertaining
to men's cancers and have a chance to network with each other about issues they are dealing
with or have questions answered. Everyone is welcome. The meetings are held on the fourth
Tuesday of every month (except November and December).
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Location: 511. S. Santa Fe, Tammy Walker Cancer Center, Conference Room
Contact: Linda Hinnenkamp, (785) 452-4848 to confirm meeting dates
Cost: Free