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 Monroe Room at the hospital. To join, simply attend a meeting and sign-up in person.|
|Month of April||Fitness Schedule||Varies||First Floor Classroom--Info Call Ext. 11036|| Gentle Yoga--Wednesday, 10 a.m., Friday 10 a.m., and Wednesday @ 5:30 p.m.|
Power Yoga--Saturday at 8:30 a.m.
Body Fit--Monday at 6:30 p.m.
Zumba Class: Wednesday at 7:15 p.m.
Cycling: Tuesday at 8:15 a.m., Wednesday at 12:15 p.m., Thursday at 8:15 a.m.
Silver Sneakers: Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday at 9:30 a.m.
Call Worthman Fitness Center, ext. 11036 for info or to register for a class.
|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 May, 2018||Mom's Support Group||1:00 PM||AMH OB Education Room|| A support group for mothers will be held|
on Mondays in May 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, May 12, 2018||AMH Maternity Center Offers Childbirth Education Classes||9:00 AM - 3:00 PM||AMH Monroe Room||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, May 15, 2018||Diabetes Class||8:00 AM - 2:30 PM||AMH Geneva Room|| The AMH Diabetes Connection will be|
holding their monthly diabetes class
on Tuesday, May 15 from 8 a.m. to
2:30 p.m. 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 by calling 724-2145, ext. 11107.
|Thursday, May 17, 2018||Alzheimer's/Caregiver's Support Group||3:00 - 4:00 PM||AMH Senior Life Connections Suite--Third Floor|| The next Alzheimer's support group|
meeting will be held on Thursday, May 17 from 3-4 p.m..in the AMH Senior Life Connections Suite on the third floor of the hospital..
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, May 7 and May 21||Blood Pressure Clinic||8:00 - 10:00 A.M.||McDonald's (Decatur)||A Free Blood Pressure Clinic is sponsored by AMH on Monday, May 7 and Monday, May 21 from 8-10 a.m. at McDonald's 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, May 7, 2018||HeartSaver CPR and First Aid||5:00 - 9:00 P.M.||AMH Monroe Room|| A Community Heartsaver CPR and First Aid class will be offered on Monday, May 7 from 5-9 p.m.|
Call 724-2145, extension 11107 to register.
All classes are held in Monroe Room at AMH.
Cost is $50 with a 12 student limit.
|Wednesday, May 23, 2018||Nail Clinic and Foot Screens||5:00 - 6:00 p.m.||Geneva Room|| A free foot screenings will be provided by Dr. Michael Worpell of the Northeast Indiana Foot and Ankle Clinic on Wednesday, May 23. 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.
|Tuesday, June 5||Diabetes Support Group||11:00 A.M. - Noon||Berne Classroom|| AMH is offering a Diabetes Support Group on Tuesday, June 5 from 11 a.m. to noon. |
Gain control over diabetes by learning how to reduce stress, anxiety, and fatigue. Receive practical suggestions about treatment options and new recipes. There is no cost or registration required for the group meeting.
For more information, contact Sarah at 724-2145, ext. 13401.
|In Effect Now!||New Weekend Hours--Statcare||9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.||StatCare||Starting in April of 2018, the weekend hours of care at StatCare will be changing to 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. The new hours will allow patients to be seen earlier in the day and allow more time for patients to get to their pharmacy before closing if needed.|
|Third Tuesday of each Month||League of the Blind and Disabled||1:15-2:30 p.m.||Geneva Room - AMH|| A support group for the blind will be held on the third Tuesday of each month from 1:15-2:30 p.m. at the Adams Memorial Hospital in the Geneva Room. |
The next meeting will be on Tuesday, April 17. Come and learn about resources available and to find support.
|Wednesday, May 9||Sports Physicals--Bellmont HS||4-6 p.m.||Strickler Oncology Center||Free athletic physicals for students at Bellmont High School planning on playing sports in the 2018-2019 school year. Obtain physical form from AC athletic office, complete history section and have parental consent prior to getting physical|
|Wednesday, May 16||Sports Physicals--Adams Central HS||4-6 p.m.||Strickler Oncology Center||Free sports physicals for athletes at Adams Central H.S. planning on playing sports during the 2018-2019 school year. Obtain physical form from AC athletic office, fill out medical history, and have parental consent prior to having physical.|
|Wednesday, May 2||Sports Physicals--South Adams HS||4-6 p.m.||Strickler Oncology Center||Free sports physicals for athletes at South Adams High School planning on playing sports during the 2018-2019 school year. Pick up athletic physical form at S.A. athletic office, fill out medical history and have parental consent prior to getting the physical.|
|Thursday, May 17||Woodcrest Concert by the Pond||5:30 p.m.||Adams Woodcrest||Join us for our spring concert by the pond at Adams Woodcrest as John Hebein sings Frank Sinatra songs under the Gazebo (weather permitting). If inclement weather occurs, concert will be held inside in the Porter Auditorium. BBQ pulled pork sandwiches to be served. Please RSVP to Natasha at 728-3985.|
|Monday-Friday||Mammography Screening||Regular Radiology Hours||AMH Radiology Department||AMH has received a renewal for its grant from the Indiana Breast Cancer Awareness Trust (IBCAT) to provide free screening and diagnostic mammograms to women in this area who meet financial criteria. Diagnostic readings by the Summit Radiology physician group also included. Call AMH Central Scheduling at 724-2145, ext. 11047 for an appointment if you qualify.|
|Tuesday, May 15, 2018||Lunch and Learn with Dr. Taylor||11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.||Adams Woodcrest||The next "Lunch and Learn" series with the topic being "All Your Colonoscopy Questions Answered" will be held on Tuesday, May 15 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. featuring AMH general surgeon Dr. Jennifer Taylor. The event includes a free lunch in the Woodcrest Independent Living Dining Room. Topics include prevention strategies, screening recommendations, signs and symptoms of colo-rectal cancer and more. Please RSVP to Natasha at 728-3985.|