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Seminars & Events

Clark Memorial is a place where people come to get well, but it’s also a place where people come to stay well by participating in our many health and wellness programs. From CPR to smoking cessation, to fitness, Clark Memorial offers classes to suit your schedule. We also offer a variety of seminars on topics ranging from heart health to joint replacement . Click on the links below for complete schedules. 

WOMEN’S HEALTH

Family Birth Place

The Family Birth Place offers a wider range of classes on topics ranging from breastfeeding to infant CPR and safety, brothers and sisters to be, Lamaze and more.

2014 Family Birth Place Schedule

 

ORTHOPEDIC

Knee and Hip Pain Seminars

Clark Memorial offers Knee and Hip Pain seminars throughout the year to discuss conservative treatments and joint replacement surgery with Clark’s Fast Track Recovery program.

Register for free Knee and Hip Pain seminar

 

WELLNESS

Bariatric Weight Loss

If you want to keep weight off permanently, Clark Memorial Hospital can help.  The bariatric program offers a gastric banding procedure and complete follow-up to help you lose the weight and keep it off.  Changes in behaviors and attitudes are an important part of the program. That’s why we offer everything from exercise evaluations to weigh-ins, consultations and support groups for our bariatric weight loss patients.  Learn more about our comprehensive bariatric weight loss program and meet our surgeons and bariatric team during a free information seminar.

Register for Free Bariatric Weight Loss Seminar

Smoking Cessation

Clark Memorial, in conjunction with the Clark County Tobacco Prevention and Cessation Coalition, offers free counseling for people who want to quit using cigarettes or spit tobacco. Ask us about our free tobacco cessation education programs for your business or organization.

Call 1-800-QUIT-NOW

Wellness Programs

Clark Memorial offers a number of specialized wellness programs for all ages, including weight management, Zumba® fitness and arthritis-friendly exercise classes, all at our state-of-the-art Health and Wellness facility.

Diabetes Support Group

Better manage diabetes with free education and information based on peer-driven topics relevant to you. Groups meet monthly to support and encourage one another to live healthier lives with diabetes.

Upcoming Events:
June 16 – Diabetes and Heart Disease
July 21 – Cooking Demonstration and Farmer’s Market
August 18 – Diabetes and Dental Care

See full descriptions of the events, including times and locations.

For more information about the Diabetes Support Group, call (812) 283-2101.

Better Breathers Club

Clark Memorial Hospital and Southern Indiana Rehab Hospital provide this opportunity for those living with COPD to improve their quality of life and share their experiences with others facing similar struggles.

Upcoming Events:
September 9th
Southern Indiana Rehab Hospital
10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

October 14th
Southern Indiana Rehab Hospital
10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

November 11th
Clark Memorial Hospital
10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Please RSVP to Michelle Walden at (812)-941-6159.

Learn more about the Better Breathers Club.

The Mended Hearts, Inc.

Mended Hearts inspires hope for heart disease patients and their families through a variety of services, such as visiting programs, support group meetings and educational forums.

See the full schedule and learn more about Mended Hearts.

 

For a complete list of available health and exercise opportunities, visit our Wellness page.

 

EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES

Community CPR Classes

Learn how to be a rescuer with CPR classes from Clark Memorial. Our certified trainers teach CPR and relief of air-way obstruction in adults, children and infants. Open to the community.

For more information or to register call 812-283-2079.

2014 ACLS Class Schedule
2014 PALS Class Schedule
2014 CPR Non-Clinical Schedule
2014 CPR Clinical Schedule

Emergency Medical Services

Clark Memorial Hospital Offers training for Community Emergency Medical Services Providers.

EMS Classes 2014