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  • CNA Course and Certification Starts

    Date: 4/27/2016

    Location: Spectrum Medical Clinical Services Department at 2900 10th Avenue South

      CNA Course and Certification Would you like to be a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)? Register now for an upcoming Benefis Spectrum Medical CNA class and at the end of this affordable two-week course you could be certified by the State of Montana as a CNA! For more information call Benefis Spectrum Medical today at 727-0414 or stop by the Clinical Services Department at 2900 10th Avenue South to pick up a registration form.     Upcoming CNA course dates: April 27-May 11 Read More

  • Dig, Plant, Grow!

    Date: 4/30/2016

    Time: 9 am

    Location: Forde Nursery, 2025 2nd Avenue NW

    Apr 30, 9 a.m. , Forde Nursery, 2025 2nd Avenue NW. There’s a new twist to this annual potting workshop featuring Lucia Christie from Skagit Gardens, Mt. Vernon, Washington. Bring your own containers and come play in the dirt with Lucia. Together, you will choose plants that thrill, fill and spill out of each container. Forde Nursery will then store your potted plants in their greenhouse until you pick them up in May. By then you will have big, beautiful blooms your neighbors will envy! Become a Spirit ... Read More

  • Mindfulness Meditation

    Date: 5/2/2016

    Time: 11 am-Noon

    Location: Benefis Sletten Cancer Institute, Hope Room 1, 1117 29th Street South.

     11 a.m.-Noon. Benefis Sletten Cancer Institute, Hope Room 1, 1117 29 th Street South. Learn how meditation can help control pain and stress. Meditation is open to the public and newcomers are always welcome. This group meets every Monday. Registration is not required; please contact Sarah at 731-8248 Read More

  • Dementia/Alzheimer’s Fellowship Support Group

    Date: 5/3/2016

    Time: 1:30-2:30 pm

    Location: Benefis Senior Care Center, 2621 15th Avenue South

    May 3, 1:30,2:30 p.m., in the Eastview Community Center at Benefis Senior Care Center, 2621 15 th Avenue South . Dementia and Alzheimer's disease are life changing for those who are diagnosed and those close to them. This support group provides a place to connect with other caregivers who truly understand what you are going through. Come join us for informal conversation and support in a relaxed atmosphere. Group meets the first Tuesday of every month. For more information, please call Becky at 455-5950. Read More

  • The Impact of Diet and Exercise on Cancer Risk

    Date: 5/3/2016

    Time: 5-7 pm

    Location: Benefis Sletten Cancer Institute, 1117 29th Street South.

    May 3, 5–7 p.m., Benefis Sletten Cancer Institute, 1117 29 th Street South. Excess body weight contributes to as many as 1 out of 5 of all cancer-related deaths. Being overweight or obese is clearly linked with an increased risk of many cancers, including cancers of the breast (in women past menopause), liver, pancreas, colon and rectum. Join us as Benefis Oncologist Dr. Bryan Martin discusses how food, weight and exercise affect our cancer risk. Refreshments will be provided at 5 p.m., with the present... Read More

  • Support Benefis Foundation on MTGives Day – May 3

    Date: 5/3/2016

    Support Benefis Foundation on MTGives Day – May 3   On May 3, you will have an opportunity to support the Benefis Health System Foundation during a statewide effort called MTGives Day, through which more than $640,000 was raised last year for nonprofits in Montana. This year, the goal is to exceed $1 million.   Through the Benefis Foundation, you can support Benefis Peace Hospice, the Benefis Sletten Cancer Institute, the Angel Fund, Gift of Life Housing Centers and several other funds that ma... Read More

  • *Our Journey: Support for Women Facing Breast Cancer

    Date: 5/5/2016

    Time: Noon-1 pm

    Location: 1117 29th Street South, Benefis Sletten Cancer Institute

    Benefis Sletten Cancer Institute, Western Office Supply Room. This group supports women following breast cancer diagnosis, during recurrence or facing life adjustments from their cancer experience. This group meets every Thursday. Facilitated by Daryl Ries and Ione Osborne. For more information call Jodi at 731-8211.   NEW FEATURE:  Some of our support groups and classes are being broadcast using video conferencing to towns throughout northcentral Montana. Look for the  * symbol to see if... Read More

  • Joint Replacement Pre-Surgical Education

    Date: 5/5/2016

    Time: 9:30-11:15 am

    Location: Weigand Conf. Rm Benefis East Campus South Tower, 2nd floor. 1101 26th Street South, Great Falls, MT.

    Learn all about your upcoming surgery! If you are scheduled for joint replacement, this class is for you. Our goal is to ease your anxiety by explaining what you can expect before, during and after your surgery. For more information or to register, please call 731-8923. Family and friends are also welcome.   Read More

  • Therapeutic Massage

    Date: 5/5/2016

    Time: 1-3pm

    Location: Benefis Sletten Cancer Institute, 1117 29th Street South

      Benefis Sletten Cancer Institute, 1117 29 th Street South. Benefis Med Spa’s massage therapists are passionate about helping people relax and find relief from pain and tension. Our therapists are trained in a variety of massage techniques and will customize a treatment plan for cancer patients, family members or anyone needing to unwind. Complimentary massage is available for Benefis Cancer Institute patients and their caregivers. Call 455-2845 to schedule an appointment. Read More

  • Foot Clinic

    Date: 5/6/2016

    Time: 9-3pm

    Location: Building 12/Doctors Plaza, 2800 11th Avenue South, Great Falls

    Give your feet the pampering they deserve! Let our professional, caring staff trim and file your toenails and massage your tired feet. Must have an appointment. Cost is $36.00 for the first visit; $30 thereafter. (In-home appointments are slightly higher in cost.) Gift certificates also available. Call Benefis Spectrum Medical today at 727-0414 for more information.   Read More