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 Monroe Room at the hospital. To join, simply attend a meeting and sign-up in person.|
|Month of September||Fitness Schedule||Varies||First Floor Classroom--Info Call Ext. 11036|| Core Classes, Monday and Thursday, 12:05-12:15 p.m.|
Intro to Cycling, Tuesday, 7:30 a.m.
Gentle Yoga--Wednesday at 10 a.m..
Power Yoga--Saturday at 8:30 a.m.
Zumba, Wednesday at 7:15 p.m.
Boom Move, Thursday at 11:15 a.m.
Trek Tabata, Monday at 4 p.m.
Cycling: Tuesday and Thursday at 8:15 a.m.
Silver Sneakers: Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday at 9:30 a.m.
Call Worthman Fitness Center, ext. 11036 for info or to register for a class.
|Monday-Friday||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 September, 2018||Mom's Support Group||1:00 PM||AMH OB Education Room|| A support group for mothers will be held|
on Mondays in September 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 8, 2018||AMH Maternity Center Offers Childbirth Education Classes||9:00 AM - 3:00 PM||AMH Monroe Room||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.|
|Thursday, September 20, 2018||Diabetes Class||8:00 AM - 3:00 PM||AMH|| The AMH Diabetes Connection will be|
holding their monthly diabetes class
on Thursday, September 20 from 8 a.m. to
3:00 p.m. 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 by calling 724-2145, ext. 11107.
|Thursday, September 20, 2018||Alzheimer's/Caregiver's Support Group||3:00 - 4:00 PM||AMH Senior Life Connections Department|| The next Alzheimer's support group|
meeting will be held on Thursday, September 20 from 3-4 p.m. in the AMH Senior Life Connections Department..
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
|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 10, 2018||HeartSaver CPR and First Aid||5:00 - 9:00 P.M.||AMH Monroe Room|| A Community Heartsaver CPR and First Aid class will be offered on Monday, September 10 from 5-9 p.m.|
Call 724-2145, extension 11107 to register.
All classes are held in Monroe Room at AMH.
Cost is $50 with a 12 student limit.
|Wednesday, September 12, 2018||Nail Clinic and Foot Screens||5-6 p.m.||Geneva Room|| A free foot screenings will be provided by Dr. Michael Worpell of the Northeast Indiana Foot and Ankle Clinic on Wednesday, September 12 from 5-6 p.m.. Also, Dr. Worpell will have 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.
|Tuesday, September 11||Diabetes Support Group||11:00 A.M. - Noon||Berne Classroom|| AMH is offering a quarterly Diabetes Support Group with the next session being Tuesday, September 11 from 11 a.m. to noon. |
Gain control over diabetes by learning how to reduce stress, anxiety, and fatigue. Receive practical suggestions about treatment options and new recipes. There is no cost or registration required for the group meeting.
For more information, contact Sarah at 724-2145, ext. 13401.
|In Effect Now!||Weekend StatCare Hours||9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.||StatCare||The weekend hours of care at StatCare are 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. The hours will allow patients to be seen earlier in the day and allow more time for patients to get to their pharmacy before closing if needed.|
|Tuesday, September 18||League of the Blind and Disabled||1:15-2:30 p.m.||Geneva Room - AMH|| A support group for the blind will be held on the third Tuesday of each month from 1:15-2:30 p.m. at the Adams Memorial Hospital in the Geneva Room. |
The next meeting will be on Tuesday, September 18. Come and learn about resources available and to find support.
|Monday-Friday||Mammography Screening||Regular Radiology Hours||AMH Radiology Department||AMH has received a renewal for its grant from the Indiana Breast Cancer Awareness Trust (IBCAT) to provide free screening and diagnostic mammograms to women in this area who meet financial criteria. Diagnostic readings by the Summit Radiology physician group also included. Call AMH Central Scheduling at 724-2145, ext. 11047 for an appointment if you qualify.|
|Saturday, September 8||Catch Your Breath 5K, 1 Mile Fun Run||8 a.m. -- packet pick-up, 8:30 a.m.--1 Mile Ru, 9:00--5K Run||AMH--at trail head of the River Greenway|
A one-mile fun run at 8:30 a.m. followed by a 5K race at 9 a.m. will be held on Saturday, September 8. People may pick up packets for the event at 8:30 a.m. that day and should meet across from the hospital at the trail head of the River Greenway. Entry fee is $25. Call the Worthman Fitness Center for more information at 724-2145, ext. 11036.
|Thursday, October 26||Kid's Health Fair||3:30-7 p.m.||Berne Classroom--AMH|| Area kids are encouraged to participate in the annual AMH Kid's Health Fair on Thursday, October 26 being held in the Berne Classroom from 3:30-7 p.m.|
Kids may receive a flu shot at a cost of $32 and also Trick or Treat at various stations throughout the hospital and may dress up in Halloween attire. Adult flu shots also available for $32.
|Wednesday, October 24||Skin Cancer Screening Day||8 a.m. - noon, 1 p.m.-4 p.m.||Suite B, Physician's Office Building|| A free public skin cancer screening day has been scheduled for Wednesday, October 24 by AMH and Fort Wayne Dermatology. Nurse practitioner Laura Baker (of FWD) will be performing the screenings in her office (suite B of the Physician's Office Building on High Street).|
Appointments are required. Currently all appointment times are filled but we are still accepting names in case of cancellations. Call ext. 11068 for more information.