If you’re serious about weight loss and want to learn more about surgical and medical weight management solutions, there will be a free weight-loss education event from 6-8 p.m. Monday, March 16 at the Ramada Plaza & Suites in Fargo, ND.
This regional event will be presented by the CHI St. Joseph’s Health Weight Management Center and Essentia Health Park Rapids Clinic team. You will hear about options available to you, and experts can answer questions about your weight-loss goals. Free body composition screening will also be available.
A1C Champions team to share insight on diabetes journey
Terry Wiley, who has diabetes, and his wife and care partner, Darlene, will share their story and journey with diabetes during a free educational outreach program at CHI St. Joseph’s Health.
At 9 a.m. Tuesday, March 10, the Wileys will present “Diabetes Together” at CHI St. Joseph’s Health Diabetes Support Group monthly meeting. Anyone with diabetes and their care partners are encouraged to attend. These meeting are held in CHI St. Joseph’s lower level conference room A.
$597,693 grant enhances weight management services
Becoming involved in a weight management program just got even easier at CHI St. Joseph’s Health with enhanced program offerings and the arrival of a Lifestyle Coach and Navigator.
These new services are funded by a three-year $597,693 grant from PrimeWest Health’s Community Reinvestment Grant Program to support development and implementation of a Lifestyle Navigator Program and to enhance the current weight management programming.
CHI St. Joseph’s Health now taking scholarship applications
Maintaining and recruiting a professional medical workforce is a high priority at CHI St. Joseph’s Health. Its scholarship program enhances efforts to remain vital as a quality healthcare facility now and in the future.
Area graduating seniors and higher education students (second year and beyond) who are considering a healthcare career, especially those with a strong desire to return to a rural healthcare facility, are encouraged to apply for scholarships provided through CHI St. Joseph’s Health Foundation.
CHI St. Joseph’s Health earns patient safety award
The Minnesota Hospital Association (MHA) has honored CHI St. Joseph’s Health for its commitment to patient safety and participation in a three-year Partnership for Patients Hospital Engagement Network initiative.
CHI St. Joseph’s also earned an MHA Patient Safety Excellence Award for reaching a benchmark on six or more initiative topics in addition to meeting all of the leadership criteria and three or more of the patient and family engagement criteria.