Fairfield Memorial Hospital to host ACLS (Advanced Cardiac Life Support) Training:
Fairfield Memorial Hospital will hold the next Advanced Cardiac Life Support class on September 12th at 9 a.m. The cost is $30 for the ACLS course. Should a CPR card be needed, there will be an additional $10 charge. These classes will be held in the Medical Arts Complex, Educational Rooms. If you would like learn more or to register for the course, please contact Deb Spillman, CMSRN, FMH Clinical Practice Coordinator, at 618-847-8241. Future class dates for Pediatric Advanced Life Support classes are as follows: October 18th, December 4th, February 8th, and April 5th. Please register one week prior to class, if possible. Upcoming dates for Advanced Cardiac Life Support ($30 class fee): November 17th, January 4th, March 8th, and May 1st.
Diabetes Support Group:
Join FMH on Tuesday, September 5th for the Diabetes Support Group Meeting. They are held the first Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m. in the FMH Medical Arts Complex Community Education Room.
Fairfield Memorial Hospital holds CPR Classes monthly on the 1st Wednesday of each month at 9:30 a.m. You must preregister by calling 618-847-8367. This month’s CPR class is scheduled for Wednesday, September 6th.
Multiple Sclerosis Support Group:
The Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Support Group will meet Saturday, September 9nd from 11 a.m. – 12 noon, Located in the Harlan Yates Board Room found in FMH Medical Arts Complex. The MS Support Group normally meets the first Saturday of each month.
Cancer Care Support Group:
Fairfield Memorial Hospital holds a Cancer Support Group meeting once a month on the second Thursday of the each month from 6-7 p.m. in the Medical Arts Complex (MAC) Community Education Room, with the next meeting being held, Thursday, September 14th.
Fairfield Memorial Hospital’s Senior Life Solutions will hold the next Coffee Club from 9:30 – 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, September 14th. The Coffee Club meets monthly at the Kontiki and is open to older adults.
Fairfield Fall Funfest
Stop by the Fairfield Memorial Hospital Booth in the Fairfield Chamber of Commerce Tent at the Fairfield Fall Funfest Sept. 14th, 15th, or 16th to pick up your own fidget spinner, while supplies last!
Carmi Health Fair
Fairfield Memorial Hospital will be educating about Chronic Care Management program and other vital services provided by Fairfield Memorial Hospital and Horizon Healthcare at the Carmi Health Fair that will be held in downtown Carmi Sept. 21st from 10 am. – 2 p.m.
Flu Shot Clinics
Horizon Healthcare will be offering Flu Shot Clinics on the following dates for those 11+ years and older. The flu shots are being offered at no cost to those presenting Medicare Part B or Medicaid Card. Flu Shot Clinic dates will be: Monday, September 18, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. | Friday, September 29, 1-4 p.m. | Thursday, October 12, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. | Friday, November 3, 1-4 p.m. Horizon Healthcare is located at 213 NW 10th St., Ste. A. Should you have questions regarding the flu shot clinics please call Horizon Healthcare at 618-842-4617.