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Hospital of Central Connecticut March events scheduled

New Britain [February 11 2011] - The Hospital of Central Connecticut will hold the following events in March:

New Britain General campus
Special Events
3 - Heel and foot screenings presented by Joslin Diabetes Center, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Footprints Shoes, 79 Costello Road, Newington, 860-224-5672

6 - Healthy Family FunFest 2011, free screenings, health tips, and more, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Aqua Turf, 556 Mulberry Street, Plantsville, 860-224-5695

12 -American Red Cross Blood Drive, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Lecture Rooms 1 & 2, 800-GIVE-LIFE, Sponsor Code 1155a

Lectures
23 - Health Wisdom Lecture: Surviving the Emergency Room with Dr. Ronald Clark, 6:15 p.m., cafeteria, registration req’d, 888-224-4440

Wellness Programs & Classes
2 - Friends and Family CPR, Adult/Child/Infant class, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Lecture Room 1, 860-224-5433

3, 7, 10, 14, 17, 21, 24, 28, 31 - Yoga, Dining Rooms B & C, 5-6 p.m., registration required, 860-224-5433

10, 22 - Bariatric informational sessions, Dr. Carlos Barba, 6 p.m., 11 South Road, Farmington, 866-668-5070

24 - Dr. Thomas Lane, Weigh Your Options information sessions, 6 p.m., 11 South Road, Farmington, 866-668-5070

Support/Therapy Groups
1, 8, 15, 22, 29 - Living with Chronic Medical Illness, Tuesdays, 1 p.m., Counseling Center, 50 Griswold St., New Britain, insurance req’d, 860- 224-5804
- more -
Anger Management Support Group, Tuesdays, 4 p.m., Counseling Center, 50 Griswold St., New Britain, insurance req’d, 860-224-5804

2 - Breast Cancer Support Group, 5:30-7 p.m., Radiation Therapy Waiting Room, light refreshments, reg. req’d, 860-224-5900 x6307

2, 9, 16, 23, 30 - Moms Milk Group, Wednesdays, 10-11 a.m., Family BirthPlace Lounge, 860-224-5566

Depression Therapy Group, Wednesdays, 4 p.m., Counseling Center, 50 Griswold St., New Britain, insurance req’d, 860-224-5804

3 - Bariatric Support Group, 6-7:30 p.m., 11 South Road, Farmington, 860-224-5433

16 - Diabetes Support Group, 5:30-7 p.m., Joslin Diabetes Center Classroom, 1-888-456-7546, joslinreferral@thocc.org

Living with Cancer Support Group, 5:30-7 p.m., Lecture Room 1, reg. req’d, 860- 224-5299

21 - American Cancer Society’s “Look Good, Feel Better” program, for women undergoing cancer treatment, 2-4:30 p.m., Lecture Room 1, reg. req’d, space limited, 860-224-5299, free parking

23 - Prostate Cancer Support Group, feat. Ninette Vaverchak, LPN, 6-7:30 p.m., Lecture Room 1, light supper, free parking, 860-224-5299

Health Screenings
7, 14, 21, 28 - Vascular Screenings, Mondays, 11:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., by app’t only, $50 fee, 860-224-5193

Childbirth Education
7, 9, 14, 16, 21, 23, 28, 30 - Lamaze Class, registration req’d before March 7, 7 p.m., 860-224-5433

12 - Childbirth Express, noon, 860-224-5433

26 - Sibling Class, noon-1p.m., 860-224-5433

27 - Family BirthPlace Tour, 1:30-2:30 p.m., 860-224-5433

28 - Breastfeeding Class, 7 p.m., 860-224-5433

Bradley Memorial campus
16 - Memory Screening presented by the Center for Healthy Aging, 9:30-11:30 a.m., registration req’d, 860-276-5293

24 - Heartsaver CPR & First Aid, 5-9 p.m., Conference Room A, 860-224-5433

28 - CPR Re-certification class, 9 a.m.-noon, Conference Room A, 860-224-5433

Contact: Nancy Martin, 860-224-5900, ext. 4366














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