At Adams Health Network we believe in having a strong relationship with our community. That is why we are either involved or put on events for our community and our employees. We believe in having strong bonds with both our community and our employees in order to be the best health network we can be. Below are upcoming events involving AHN. To keep up to date with all things AHN check us out on our Social Media Platforms.
|Thursdays||Weight Watchers Meeting||6:00 PM - 7:00 PM||AMH - Monroe Room||Weight Watchers holds their weekly meetings at AMH on Thursday Evenings. Weigh-in time is from 6:00pm-6:30pm, and the meeting is from 6:30pm-7:00pm. Meetings are held in Decatur Room #1 at the hospital. To join, simply attend a meeting and sign-up in person.|
|Month of Sept/October||Fitness Schedule||Varies||AMH First Floor Classroom||Yoga Classes:(bring mat to class)|
Gentle Yoga--Wednesday and Friday @ 10 a.m.
Power Yoga--Saturday at 8:30 a.m.
Yoga--Tuesday at 6:30 p.m.
Monday, Tuesday, and
Thursday at 9:30 a.m.
|Monday-Friday||Health Coaching Services||Worthman Fitness Center||Learn to live healthier and actually apply what you have learned to your life! Learn permanent behavioral changes that really work! Learn tools to help you succeed and end the vicious quick fix cycle. Lasting changes from increased physical activity, healthier eating habits, weight loss, and improved overall sense of well-being! Health Coaching is available for $10 per half- hour session Contact us today at 260-724-2145 x11036 for your consultation. Let us help you change your life!|
|Mondays in Sept/October||Mom's Support Group||1:00 PM||AMH OB Education Room||A support group for mothers will be held|
on Mondays in September and October beginning at 1 p.m.
The meetings will be held in the OB Department Education Room at AMH.
Come talk to other moms, share experiences, and get help with breastfeeding questions. For new mothers and pregnant women, babies welcome!
|Saturday, November 11||AMH Maternity Center Offers Childbirth Education Classes||9:00 AM - 3:00 PM||AMH Decatur Room 1||Learn about "epidurals" and other options for pain relief, as well as how to know when you are in labor, what to bring to the hospital and partner support. We also help you know what to expect, and learn how life changes after the baby is born. The cost is only $20 for those families delivering at AMH. Please call Sharolyn Faurote at 260-724-2145 x12500 to schedule.|
|Tuesday, September 19||Diabetes Class||8:00 AM - 2:30 PM||AMH Geneva Room||The AMH Diabetes Connection will be|
holding their monthly diabetes class
on Thursday, September 19 from 8 am to
2:30 pm in the Geneva Room at AMH.
Classes will focus on carbohydrate
counting and dietary management,
foot and skin care, exercise, the
emotional aspect of having diabetes,
self-monitoring blood glucose meters,
and how often to check glucose levels,
lifestyle hints to help control blood
sugar, how specific drug classes
prescribed for diabetes work, drug
side effects, and drug interactions.
Anyone planning to attend should preregister
with Lisa at 724-2145
|Thursday, September 21||Alzheimer's/Caregiver's Support Group||4:00 PM||AMH Decatur Room||The next Alzheimer's support group|
meeting will be held on Thursday, September 17 at 4 pm, in Decatur Room at AMH.
The Alzheimer's/Caregiver's Support
Group is designed to help ease the
burden of the caregiver of dementia
patients or others in a loving and
|Monday, September 25||Blood Pressure Clinic||8-10 A.M.||McDonald's (Decatur)||Free Blood Pressure Clinic is sponsored by AMH on Monday, September 25 from 8-10 a.m. at McDonalds Restaurant in Decatur.|
|Varies||Senior Life Connections Program||Call 724-2145, ext. 13430 for more information||Adams Memorial Hospital||Our new "day treatment" program helps seniors struggling with depression, anxiety, grief, and many other issues. Located on the hospital's 3rd floor in a private suite. Call 724-2145, extension 13430 for more information.|
|Monday, November 6||HeartSaver CPR and First Aid||5-9 P.M.||AMH Monroe Room||Monday, November 6 from 5-9 p.m.|
Call 724-2145, extension 11107 to register.
All classes are held in Monroe Room at AMH.
Cost is $45, 12 student limit.
|Wednesday, October 11||Nail Clinic and Foot Screens||5:30-6:30 p.m.||Geneva Room|| Free foot screenings will be provided by Dr. Michael Worpell of the Northeast Indiana Foot and Ankle Clinic. Also, a new service from Dr. Worpell is a Nail Clinic that offers nail care/trimming for seniors or others needing such assistance. The Nail Clinic has a charge of $25 (cash/check only).|
Call 724-2145, extension 11068 to schedule an appointment.
|Thursday, October 26||Kid's Health Fair||3:30-7 p.m.||Berne Classroom|| Kids may receive a flu shot for $32 and then go Trick or Treating throughout the hospital. Adult flu shots also available for $32.|
Also on this date, kids may go trick or treating with our long-term care residents with the following times:
* Adams Woodcrest, 3:30-4:30 p.m.
* Adams Evergreen, 3:30-5 p.m.
* Adams Heritage, 3:30-5 p.m.
|Thursday, Sept. 21||Lunch and Learn Series||11 a.m. - 1 p.m.||Woodcrest Dining Hall|| This discussion led by Keith Huffman, an attorney from the Dale, Huffman & Babcock law firm of Bluffton will discuss Estate Planning, Elder Law, and Advanced Directives. A special lunch will be served. The event is FREE to persons over 55. Please RSVP by September 15 at 260-233-0639.|
|Monday, October 9||Mammography Night||4-7 p.m.||AMH Radiology Dept.|| A special night for women who have never had a mammogram done at AMH or for those women whose last mammogram has been more than five years ago.|
AMH has received a grant from the Indiana Breast Cancer Awareness Trust to provide free screenings to women in our area who meet financial criteria--ask about the grant when you schedule your mammogram.
Mini-massages, pampering, and snacks will be available at this night as well.
|Starts Oct. 3, 2017||EMS Class to be Offered||AMH|| A basic life support EMT class will be held at AMH starting October 3 and running through mid-April, 2018. Instructor for the class is Kent Hart, EMT-P.|
Call 260-223-3369 to register.
Cost of the class is $700 with $200 due the first night of class.
|Tuesday, Nov. 7||Senior Program at Woodcrest||11 a.m. - 1 p.m.||Adams Woodcrest Dining Hall|| AMH and Adams Woodcrest will be hosting a special class on Tuesday, Nov. 7 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Adams Woodcrest Dining Hall on the topic of "Being Mortal (End of Life Situations and Advance Care Planning Through Honoring Choices)."|
Those attending will be treated to a free lunch.
Speakers include attorney Keith Huffman, physician Bernie Wiebe of Family Life Care, and Katie Hougham, Advance Care Planning Coordinator with Aging and In-Home Services.
Call 724-2145, ext. 11067 to RSVP
|September 23||Fall Carnival for Employees and their families||4:00 PM - 8:00 PM||AMH||Fall Carnival for Employees and their families.|
Saturday, September 23, 4:00 - 8:00 PM on the hospital lawn