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1st Annual Fall Prevention Expo

Monday, September 25, 2017 - 11:00 AM

1st Annual Fall Prevention Expo, “Slips, Trips & Falls…Learn, Plan & Prevent”, Monday, September 25, 11am - 4pm September is Falls Prevention Month! Take advantage of a FREE expo, where representatives of several departments will provide education and materials on fall prevention! Talk with pharmacists, physical therapists, ophthalmologists, community education, fall prevention committee and the trauma department. FREE balance testing FREE medication card to complete and take home FREE blood pres...

September 25, 2017
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Baby Care Class

Monday, September 25, 2017 - 7:00 PM

This two-hour class is for those interested in learning about the newborn. Appearance, behavior and basic care will be discussed. Fee: $30.00 Call (516) 377-5310 for more information.

September 25, 2017
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Breastfeeding Support Group

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 10:30 AM

All mothers and their infants are welcome to attend this informal meeting. Mothers will be able to exchange ideas and share concerns. Led by a board certified lactation consultant. Fee: None. Please call (516) 377-5310 for more information and location.

September 26, 2017
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

FREE Tai Chi Classes

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 2:30 PM

South Nassau Communities Hospital is pleased to offer a free 8 Week Tai Chi Program for people aged 65 and over to help improve strength and balance. When: Every Tuesday and Friday beginning Tuesday, September 26th and ending Friday, November 17th. Time: 2:30p - 3:30p Place : South Nassau Communities Hospital Conference Room B Pre-registration is required: Allison Anderson, RN, CPEN, Injury Prevention Coordinator (516) 442-5766 The 10 Benefits of Tai Chi for Older Adults: - Reduces bone loss in menopausa...

September 26, 2017
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Caregiver Support Group

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 4:00 PM

For caregivers of patients with chronic and/or serious illness to provide information and support. Please call Palliative Care & Geriatric Services at (516) 632-4219 for more information and location.

September 26, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Stepping On

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 10:00 AM

Stepping On, free, fun, educational! Build balance, strength and confidence through exercise and Interactive Learning. Wednesdays, beginning September 27 thru November 8, 2017. Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm Place: Oceanside Library 30 Davison Avenue, Oceanside, NY 11572 Class is for those 65 years and over, Pre-registration is required; please call: Allison Anderson, RN, CPEN, Injury Prevention Coordinator, (516) 442-5766 WHAT IS STEPPING ON? Stepping On leaders coach you to recognize your risk of falling, and...

September 27, 2017
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Total Joint Replacement Class - Click here to Register

Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 12:00 PM

Our FREE Total Joint Replacement Class, for patients scheduled for hip or knee replacement surgery, provides vital information about the procedure, recovery, rehabilitation and patient-centered options. Representatives from patient care, anesthesia, physical therapy and more will give detailed presentations and answer any questions you may have.

September 28, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Senior Series: Cancer Screenings and Aging

Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 2:00 PM

This 8-week "Senior Series" of informative presentations will be held every Thursday, September 14 - November 2, at the Baldwin Library. September 28: Cancer Screenings and Aging: Colorectal Cancer, Prostate Cancer updates.

September 28, 2017
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Prostate Cancer Lecture - Click here to Register

Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 6:30 PM

Reserve your seat for a FREE Prostate Cancer Lecture by Michael Herman, MD, Director of Urology at South Nassau Communities Hospital. When: September 28, 2017 at 6:30pm - 7:30pm Where: South Nassau Communities Hospital, Conference Rooms B & C Topic: New Developments in Prostate Cancer Screening: How Can We Avoid Unnecessary Biopsies. Prostate cancer is the most common cancer in men, but screening for prostate cancer is controversial.  Many men are concerned about undergoing unnecessary biopsies...

September 28, 2017
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Prostate Cancer Support Group

Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 6:30 PM

Designed for people diagnosed with prostate cancer who would like to interact with and learn from other men experiencing the same diagnosis. Call (516) 632-3382 for more information.

September 28, 2017
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Diabetes Support Group - Type 1 Diabetes

Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 7:00 PM

Support Group for Type 1 Diabetes. Topic: Back to School: Diabetes 101 - Back to the Basics. Please call (516) 497-7500 for more information.

September 28, 2017
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Maternity Orientation

Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 7:30 PM

Information about the hospital, a slide presentation and a tour of the Maternity Unit are included in this program. Please call (516) 377-5310 for more information.

September 28, 2017
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

FREE Tai Chi Classes

Friday, September 29, 2017 - 2:30 PM

South Nassau Communities Hospital is pleased to offer a free 8 Week Tai Chi Program for people aged 65 and over to help improve strength and balance. When: Every Tuesday and Friday beginning Tuesday, September 26th and ending Friday, November 17th. Time: 2:30p - 3:30p Place : South Nassau Communities Hospital Conference Room B Pre-registration is required: Allison Anderson, RN, CPEN, Injury Prevention Coordinator (516) 442-5766 The 10 Benefits of Tai Chi for Older Adults: - Reduces bone loss in menopausa...

September 29, 2017
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Stepping On

Monday, October 02, 2017 - 10:00 AM

Stepping On, free, fun, educational! Build balance, strength and confidence through exercise and Interactive Learning. Mondays, beginning September 11 thru November 6, 2017 (No class September 25th or October 9th). Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm Place: South Nassau Communities Hospital Conference Room A One Healthy Way, Oceanside, NY 11572 Class is for those 65 years and over, Pre-registration is required; please call: Allison Anderson, RN, CPEN, Injury Prevention Coordinator, (516) 442-5766 WHAT IS STEPPING ON...

October 2, 2017
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

FREE Tai Chi Classes

Tuesday, October 03, 2017 - 2:30 PM

South Nassau Communities Hospital is pleased to offer a free 8 Week Tai Chi Program for people aged 65 and over to help improve strength and balance. When: Every Tuesday and Friday beginning Tuesday, September 26th and ending Friday, November 17th. Time: 2:30p - 3:30p Place : South Nassau Communities Hospital Conference Room B Pre-registration is required: Allison Anderson, RN, CPEN, Injury Prevention Coordinator (516) 442-5766 The 10 Benefits of Tai Chi for Older Adults: - Reduces bone loss in menopausa...

October 3, 2017
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Caregiver Support Group

Tuesday, October 03, 2017 - 4:00 PM

For caregivers of patients with chronic and/or serious illness to provide information and support. Please call Palliative Care & Geriatric Services at (516) 632-4219 for more information and location.

October 3, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Diabetes Education Center: Sit Down and Get Moving

Tuesday, October 03, 2017 - 6:00 PM

This 60-minute interactive program will demonstrate how you can exercise right in your chair. Wear comfortable clothes and footwear.  Tuesday, October 3, 2017 6-7pm Registration required, most insurances accepted. Please call (516) 497-7500. Diabetes Education Center at South Nassau Communities Hospital 519 Merrick Road Rockville Centre, NY 11570

October 3, 2017
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Smoking Cessation Program

Tuesday, October 03, 2017 - 6:30 PM

FREE Smoking Cessation Program, offered by South Nassau Communities Hospital. Join us for a 5 week program designed to educate, motivate and support you in your efforts to STOP SMOKING! Classes will be held on Tuesday evenings from 6:30pm-7:30pm, starting October 3, 2017 - October 31, 2017. Please note: There is no cost to participate. Registration is required, as seating is limited. Please call the Department of Community Education at (516) 377-5333 to register, or for more information. If you’ve tried ...

October 3, 2017
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Gastric Bypass and Sleeve Support Group

Tuesday, October 03, 2017 - 7:00 PM

This support group is designed to aid those patients who have undergone gastric sleeve or gastric bypass surgery as a tool to assist in their weight loss in adjusting to their new lifestyle. Call (516) 374-8631 for more information. Patients who attend support groups regularly after weight loss surgery have also been shown to lose more weight than those who do not attend. We also welcome people to come before their procedure. The free meetings are the perfect opportunity to meet and share information wit...

October 3, 2017
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Stepping On

Wednesday, October 04, 2017 - 10:00 AM

Stepping On, free, fun, educational! Build balance, strength and confidence through exercise and Interactive Learning. Wednesdays, beginning September 27 thru November 8, 2017. Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm Place: Oceanside Library 30 Davison Avenue, Oceanside, NY 11572 Class is for those 65 years and over, Pre-registration is required; please call: Allison Anderson, RN, CPEN, Injury Prevention Coordinator, (516) 442-5766 WHAT IS STEPPING ON? Stepping On leaders coach you to recognize your risk of falling, and...

October 4, 2017
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM