Park Ridge Health releases event summary Sept. 1-7

From Park Ridge Health:

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


Special Events


Park Ridge Health South Asheville Grand Opening Celebration

Thursday, September 4

5 – 8 p.m.

15 Skyland Inn Drive, Arden, NC 28704

At this drop-in celebration, Park Ridge Health will offer tours of its newest facility, food catered by Travinia Italian Kitchen, live music, a chance to meet staff and providers, raffle prizes, giveaways and fun for the whole family.


Free Support Groups


Breast Cancer Survivors and Friends Support Group

Tuesday, September 2

5:30 p.m.

Park Ridge Health Breast Center

50 Hospital Drive, Suite 4B, Hendersonville

This support group is offered by the Park Ridge Breast Health Center and open to women in the community seeking support and information. Light refreshments are provided. For information, please contact Donna Hewitt at 828.650.2790.


Baby Place Classes & Events


The Baby Place Experience Tour

Sunday, September 7

4:30 – 5:30 p.m.

Park Ridge Health, 100 Hospital Drive, Hendersonville

We invite you to explore Park Ridge Health’s unit while learning about birth options, registration, services and amenities available. 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

Sunday, September 7

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 for purchase at 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. 


WOW Health Screenings


Bone Density for Men and Women

Free bone density screening for osteoporosis. Please wear shoes and socks that are easy to slip off.

Wednesday, September 3

1 – 4 p.m.

Walmart, 250 Highland Square Drive, Hendersonville


PSA Screening

Prostate antigen blood test for men 50 years and older, or age 40 and older if father or brother had prostate cancer. $10.

Wednesday, September 3

1 – 4 p.m.

Walmart, 250 Highland Square Drive, Hendersonville


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