Help for hospitals on safety rules
EXTENSION announces a new program, EXTENSION Evaluate, that helps hospitals prepare for the Joint Commission's new National Patient Safety Goal (NPSG.06.01.01) on alarm safety.
National Health Eating Day is Wednesday
American Heart Association will celebrate National Eating Healthy Day on Wednesday.
For more information on how to start leading a healthier lifestyle, visit www.heart.org/national eatinghealthyday.
Alzheimer's Association will host Legal and Financial Planning for Alzheimer's Disease at 5-6:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Bluffton Regional Medial Center, 303 S. Main St., Bluffton. Presenter will be attorney Keith Huffman. The meeting is free and open to the public; however, registration is required.
To register, call 1-800-272-3900.
Animals for veterans
Veterans and Service Animals Webinar will be 2:30-4 p.m. Nov. 12. The discussion will focus on the use of service animals by veterans and the related American with Disabilities Act regulations. A look at the use of service animals by veterans who have non0apparent disabilities such as Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder will be covered.
To register, go to www.ilr.cornell.edu/edi/register/index.cfm?event=4543.
Heritage Pointe Dementia Support Group will meet at 6 p.m. Nov. 21 at Heritage Pointe, Activity Room 1A, Warren. Facilitators will be Laura Simerman, dementia care specialist, and Karen Riggers, social services. The event is free.
For more information, call 1-260-375-2201, Ext. 292.