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.
|Thursdays||Weight Watchers Meeting||6:00 PM - 7:00 PM||AMH - Monroe Room||Weight 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 August||Fitness Schedule||Varies||AMH First Floor Classroom||Yoga Classes:(bring mat to class)|
Gentle Yoga--Wednesday and Friday @ 10 a.m.
Power Yoga--Saturday at 8:30 a.m.
Monday, Tuesday (except the 4th), and
Thursday at 9:30 a.m.
|Health Coaching Services||Worthman Fitness Center||Learn 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 August||Mom's Support Group||1:00 PM||AMH OB Education Room||A 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 9||AMH Maternity Center Offers Childbirth Education Classes||9:00 AM - 3:00 PM||AMH Decatur Room 1||Learn 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 22||Diabetes Class||8:00 AM - 2:30 PM||AMH 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
|Thursday, August 17||Alzheimer's/Caregiver's Support Group||4:00 PM||AMH Decatur Room||The 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
|Monday, August 7 and August 21||Blood Pressure Clinic||8-10 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.|
|Varies||Senior Life Connections Program||Call 724-2145, ext. 13430 for more information||Adams Memorial Hospital||Our 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 11||HeartSaver CPR and First Aid||5-9 P.M.||AMH Monroe Room||Monday, 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 Drive||10:00 AM - 4:00 PM||AMH Decatur and Monroe Room||American 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 afternoons||New Wound Care Clinic at AMH||Adams Medical Complex||AMH 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 16||Nail Clinic and Foot Screens||5:30-6:30 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 5||Hog Roast at Adams Woodcrest||4:30-6:30 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. 21||Lunch and Learn Series||11 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 9||Catch Your Breath 5k||9:00 AM||Across Mercer Avenue from Adams Memorial Hospital at the trail head of the River Greenway||5K & 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
|September 23||Fall Carnival for Employees and their families||4:00 PM - 8:00 PM||AMH||Fall Carnival for Employees and their families.|
Saturday, September 23, 4:00 - 8:00 PM on the hospital lawn