Source: Sharp Grossmont Hospital
June 17, 2017 (La Mesa) - The Senior Resource Center at Sharp Grossmont Hospital offers free educational programs and health screenings each month. The Senior Resource Center also provides information and assistance for health information and community resources. For more information, call 619-740-4214. For other programs, call 1-800-827-4277 or visit our web site at www.sharp.com.
DIGITAL HEARING AIDS: ARE THEY FOR EVERYONE?
Hearing loss is the third most chronic health condition in people over age 65. Find out if digital hearing aids are for you and learn about the latest technology about digital hearing aids from Bob Faillace, Doctor of Audiology, Audiologist, Chears, Inc. on Thursday, July 13, 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Grossmont Healthcare District, Conference Center, 9001 Wakarusa St., La Mesa. Registration required. Call 1-800-827-4277 or register online at www.sharp.com
UNDERSTANDING HOSPICE AND PALLIATIVE CARE
Understand the differences and similarities between palliative care and hospice care and when is the right time to utilize each service. Learn how palliative care reduces hospitalizations and improves quality of life for people with chronic illness. Explore the benefits and services hospice offers and can provide at end of life. Presented by Janine Lortscher from Sharp HospiceCare on Monday, July 17, 1 to 2 p.m. at the Grossmont Healthcare District Conference Center, 9001 Wakarusa St., La Mesa. Registration required. Call 1-800-827-4277 or register online at www.sharp.com
FREE BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENING
No appointment necessary. Open to the public. For information, call 619-740-4214.
William C. Herrick Community Health Library, 9001 Wakarusa, La Mesa, Tuesday, July 11, 9:30 to 11 a.m.
La Mesa Adult Enrichment Center, 8450 La Mesa Blvd., Friday, July 18, 9:30 to 11 a.m.
College Avenue Senior Center, 4855 College Ave., San Diego, Tuesday, July 21, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
GROSSMONT MALL WALKERS
The Sharp Grossmont Hospital Senior Resource Center is happy to announce that we are now sponsoring the Grossmont Mall Walkers at Grossmont Center, 5500 Grossmont Center Dr. La Mesa. Join exercise instructor Daphne Miller on Saturdays for a free stretch/exercise class in the Food Court. Classes start at 8 a.m. and 9 a.m. Walk the mall, make new friends, make exercise a part of your routine. For more information, call the Sharp Grossmont Hospital Senior Resource Center at 619-740-4214.