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UPCOMING EVENTS

COMMUNITY AND EMPLOYEE EVENTS

At Adams Health Network we believe in having a strong relationship with our community. That is why we are either involved or put on events for our community and our employees. We believe in having strong bonds with both our community and our employees in order to be the best health network we can be. Below are upcoming events involving AHN. To keep up to date with all things AHN check us out on our Social Media Platforms.


Community Events

Upcoming Community Events

DateEventTimeLocationDetails
ThursdaysWeight Watchers Meeting6:00 PM - 7:00 PMAMH - Monroe RoomWeight Watchers holds their weekly meetings at AMH on Thursday Evenings. Weigh-in time is from 6:00pm-6:30pm, and the meeting is from 6:30pm-7:00pm. Meetings are held in Decatur Room #1 at the hospital. To join, simply attend a meeting and sign-up in person.

Month of AugustFitness ScheduleVariesAMH First Floor ClassroomYoga Classes:(bring mat to class)
Gentle Yoga--Wednesday and Friday @ 10 a.m.
Power Yoga--Saturday at 8:30 a.m.

Silver Sneakers:
Monday, Tuesday (except the 4th), and
Thursday at 9:30 a.m.

Health Coaching ServicesWorthman Fitness CenterLearn to live healthier and actually apply what you have learned to your life! Learn permanent behavioral changes that really work! Learn tools to help you succeed and end the vicious quick fix cycle. Lasting changes from increased physical activity, healthier eating habits, weight loss, and improved overall sense of well-being! Health Coaching is available for $10 per half- hour session Contact us today at 260-724-2145 x11036 for your consultation. Let us help you change your life!

Mondays in AugustMom's Support Group1:00 PMAMH OB Education RoomA support group for mothers will be held
on Mondays in August beginning at 1 p.m.
The meetings will be held in the OB Department Education Room at AMH.
Come talk to other moms, share experiences, and get help with breastfeeding questions. For new mothers and pregnant women, babies welcome!

Saturday, September 9AMH Maternity Center Offers Childbirth Education Classes9:00 AM - 3:00 PMAMH Decatur Room 1Learn about "epidurals" and other options for pain relief, as well as how to know when you are in labor, what to bring to the hospital and partner support. We also help you know what to expect, and learn how life changes after the baby is born. The cost is only $20 for those families delivering at AMH. Please call Sharolyn Faurote at 260-724-2145 x12500 to schedule.

Tuesday, August 22Diabetes Class8:00 AM - 2:30 PMAMH Geneva Room The AMH Diabetes Connection will be
holding their monthly diabetes class
on Thursday, June 15th from 8am to
2:30pm in the Geneva Room at AMH.
Classes will focus on carbohydrate
counting and dietary management,
foot and skin care, exercise, the
emotional aspect of having diabetes,
self-monitoring blood glucose meters,
and how often to check glucose levels,
lifestyle hints to help control blood
sugar, how specific drug classes
prescribed for diabetes work, drug
side effects, and drug interactions.
Anyone planning to attend should preregister
with Lisa at 724-2145
x11115.

Thursday, August 17Alzheimer's/Caregiver's Support Group4:00 PMAMH Decatur RoomThe next Alzheimer's support group
meeting will be held on Thursday, August 17 at 4 pm, in Decatur Room at AMH.
The Alzheimer's/Caregiver's Support
Group is designed to help ease the
burden of the caregiver of dementia
patients or others in a loving and
confidential setting.

Monday, August 7 and August 21Blood Pressure Clinic8-10 A.M.McDonald's (Decatur)Free Blood Pressure Clinic is sponsored by AMH on Monday, August 7 and Monday, August 21 from 8-10 a.m. at McDonalds Restaurant in Decatur.

VariesSenior Life Connections ProgramCall 724-2145, ext. 13430 for more informationAdams Memorial HospitalOur new "day treatment" program helps seniors struggling with depression, anxiety, grief, and many other issues. Located on the hospital's 3rd floor in a private suite. Call 724-2145, extension 13430 for more information.

Monday, September 11HeartSaver CPR and First Aid5-9 P.M.AMH Monroe RoomMonday, September 11 from 5-9 p.m.
Call 724-2145, extension 11107 to register.
All classes are held in Monroe Room at AMH.
Cost is $45, 12 student limit.

Friday August 18th Red Cross Blood Drive10:00 AM - 4:00 PMAMH Decatur and Monroe RoomAmerican Red Cross will be offering an emergency blood drive on Friday, August 18th at
Adams Memorial Hospital from
10 a.m.-4 p.m. in the Decatur and Monroe Rooms. Call Rhonda Brune at ext. 11050. All blood types are needed but type O, B negative, and A negative are especially needed.

Monday afternoonsNew Wound Care Clinic at AMHAdams Medical ComplexAMH is now seeing patients at Adams
Medical Complex (behind hospital) for
non-healing wounds such as diabetic
foot ulcers, skin tears, arterial or
venous insufficiency, tissue injuries, or
post-surgical wound complications.
Our team is certified in wound care
and will provide many treatments
including wound evaluation and
treatment, debridement, cleaning,
bandaging, advanced dressings,
wraps, and pressure treatments as
well as education. Call 260-728-3843
to schedule an appointment today!

Wednesday, August 16Nail Clinic and Foot Screens5:30-6:30 p.m.Geneva Room Free foot screenings will be provided by Dr. Michael Worpell of the Northeast Indiana Foot and Ankle Clinic. Also, a new service from Dr. Worpell is a Nail Clinic that offers nail care/trimming for seniors or others needing such assistance. The Nail Clinic has a charge of $25 (cash/check only).
Call 724-2145, extension 11068 to schedule an appointment.

Saturday, August 5Hog Roast at Adams Woodcrest4:30-6:30 p.m.Adams Woodcrest This event is free for persons 55 and older and also features the Old Fort Model "A" Car Show. Open house for Adams Woodcrest villas and apartments as well. RSVP by August 1 to 260-223-0639.

Thursday, Sept. 21Lunch and Learn Series11 a.m. - 1 p.m.Woodcrest Dining Hall This discussion led by Keith Huffman, an attorney from the Dale, Huffman & Babcock law firm of Bluffton will discuss Estate Planning, Elder Law, and Advanced Directives. A special lunch will be served. The event is FREE to persons over 55. Please RSVP by September 15 at 260-233-0639.

September 9Catch Your Breath 5k9:00 AMAcross Mercer Avenue from Adams Memorial Hospital at the trail head of the River Greenway5K & 1-Mile Fun Run
9:00 a.m. Saturday, September 9, 2017

8:00 a.m. Registration and packet pick-up
8:30 a.m. 1-mile fun run begins
9:00 a.m. 5K begins

$20 pre-registration fee until Saturday, September 2nd
$25 entry fee after Saturday, September 2nd
$10 "no shirt" entry fee

This race is part of the Adams County 5K Challenge.
Click here for the Registration Form
Please visit www.adamscounty5kchallenge.com for information on participating in the challenge




Employee Events

Upcoming Employee Events

DateEventTimeLocationDetails
September 23Fall Carnival for Employees and their families4:00 PM - 8:00 PMAMHFall Carnival for Employees and their families.
Saturday, September 23, 4:00 - 8:00 PM on the hospital lawn




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