Park Ridge Health announces events for Feb. 3 to Feb. 9

Press release

From Park Ridge Health:

Please call 855-PRH-LIFE to register for any Park Ridge Health events.

Community Events

Blood Drive at Park Ridge Health
Thursday, Feb. 6
8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Give the gift of life. Eat a healthy meal and drink plenty of water before donating. To sign up to donate, please call 855.PRH.LIFE (855-774-5433).

Support Groups
 
Breast Cancer Survivors and Friends Support Group
Tuesday, February 4
5:30 p.m.
Park Ridge Health Breast Center, 50 Hospital Dr., Ste. 4B, Hendersonville
Offered by the Park Ridge Breast Health Center. Open to women in the community seeking support and information. Please bring your favorite dish to share for a potluck dinner. For information, please contact Donna Hewitt at 828-650-2790.

The Baby Place
To register for classes or for more information on spa services, please call 855.PRH.LIFE (855.774.5433) or visit parkridgebabies.com.
NEW!
Celebrate Pregnancy Childbirth Series
Wednesday, February 5
6 – 8 p.m.
Park Ridge Health, 100 Hospital Drive, Hendersonville
This is not your typical childbirth course! This class is offered in an interactive format to help you learn and retain all the right and most important information. Starting your class two to three months before your due date is recommended in order to complete the five-week series on schedule. Topics covered in the course include the following: dealing with pregnancy discomforts, labor process & labor support techniques, labor comfort, breastfeeding, newborn & baby care, and a tour of The Baby Place. This series is $65.00 per couple. Add a massage voucher ($65 value) to use at The Baby Place Spa for just $30! Please bring three comfy pillows and a blanket or mat each day to class.

The Baby Place Experience Tour
Sunday, February 9
4:30 – 5:30 p.m.
Park Ridge Health, 100 Hospital Drive, Hendersonville
We invite you to explore our unit while learning about birth options, registration, services and amenities available at Park Ridge Health. Have your questions answered about delivering at The Baby Place. We encourage all who plan to deliver at Park Ridge Health to attend this free tour.

Celebrate Pregnancy Childbirth Class (One full day)
Sunday, February 9
9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Park Ridge Health, 100 Hospital Drive, Hendersonville
This class is open to couples that prefer a weekend, one day option. A light breakfast is featured. For lunch, registrants are encouraged to experience a chef-prepared meal available for purchase at the Café at Park Ridge Health. Topics covered in the course include the following: dealing with pregnancy discomforts, labor process & labor support techniques, breastfeeding & newborn care, and a tour of The Baby Place. This class is $65.00 per couple. Add a massage voucher ($65 value) to use at The Baby Place Spa for just $30! Please bring three comfy pillows and a baby doll or stuffed animal to class.

*Scholarships are available for those in need of financial assistance for classes at The Baby Place at Park Ridge Health.  Please call 855.PRH.LIFE for more information. 

Wellness on Wheels (W.O.W.) Screenings
 
Free Cholesterol Screenings
Lipid and glucose profiles by finger stick, along with blood pressure and body mass index screening. For best results, fast overnight. FREE.

Monday, February 3
8 – 11 a.m.
First Church of the Nazarene (in rear parking lot)
111 Washington Street, Hendersonville

Blood Pressure, EKG and Glucose Screening
Free 12 lead Electrocardiogram (EKG), finger stick blood test for diabetes, and blood pressure screening. For best results, eat light breakfast. FREE.

Wednesday, February 5
9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Rite Aid Pharmacy
640 Spartanburg Highway, Hendersonville

PSA Screening
No appointment required. Prostate antigen blood test for men 50 years and older, or age 40 and above, if father or brother had prostate cancer. $10.00.

Thursday, February 6
9 a.m. – 12 noon
Opportunity House
1411 Asheville Highway, Hendersonville

Free Bone Density for Men and Women
Bone density screening for osteoporosis. Please wear shoes and socks that are easy to slip off. FREE.

Thursday, February 6
9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Opportunity House
1411 Asheville Highway, Hendersonville

The Park Ridge Health Medical Mobile Unit (W.O.W. van) follows the Henderson County Schools Closing Policy for Inclement Weather. If schools are closed, the W.O.W. van will not operate. Please call 828-687-6288 or check www.parkridgehealth.org for upcoming screenings.


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