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  • Rocky Mountain Stroke Conference

    Date: 7/11/2017

    Time: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.,

    Location: Benefis East Campus Cameron Auditorium, 1101 26th Street South

    Nov 3, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Benefis East Campus Cameron Auditorium, 1101 26 th Street South. This is the first conference of its kind here in Montana! Keynote speaker Dr. Noreen Kamal is best known for authoring “Good is Not Good Enough” —a challenge for all who work in stroke care to achieve a door-to-needle time of 30 minutes or less, and to achieve such success using practical changes in stroke care. All healthcare professionals are encouraged to attend. Continuing education credits are available. For more... Read More

  • CNA Course and Certification Starts

    Date: 8/7/2017

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

    Would you like to become 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, please 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:   CNA course dates : Aug 7-21 CMA (Certified Medication Aid... Read More

  • The Wild Heart

    Date: 8/17/2017

    Time: 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.,

    Location: Wiegand Conf. Rm., Benefis East Campus South Tower Entrance 2, 2nd Floor, 1101 26th St. S.

      Aug 17, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., in the Wiegand Conf. Rm., Benefis East Campus South Tower Entrance 2, 2 nd Floor, 1101 26 th St. S. Hunting and fishing are more than just hobbies. In fact, they can be very strenuous and physically demanding. As is true will all forms of exercise, if you don’t prepare yourself, your heart could be at risk. Today, activities like climbing into tree stands, trekking through the woods and dragging your prize back home can spike your heart rate to levels you might not be a... Read More

  • Healthy Lifestyle Program

    Date: 8/23/2017

    Location: Call 455-5516 for details.

    Lose weight, feel great and learn to live well for a lifetime! Benefis is again offering this program starting August 23 and 24. The goal of this program is to help participants reduce their risk of developing diabetes by losing weight, keeping it off by learning healthy eating habits and committing to regular exercise. The program consists of 16 once-a-week classes followed by eight monthly sessions. Classes will be held Wednesdays at Noon or Thursdays at 4 p.m. (you choose the time that is best for yo... Read More

  • Diabetes Management Clinic

    Date: 8/24/2017

    Time: 1–3 p.m.

    Location: Call for more information and locations

     This program, offered in a series of three group classes, deals with the various aspects of living with diabetes. Topics include healthy eating, exercise, blood glucose monitoring, medications, complication risk reduction, coping and ongoing support. Classes are held monthly on three consecutive Thursdays from 1-3 p.m. Please call 731-8855 for more information or to register. Read More

  • Our Journey: Support for Women Facing Breast Cancer

    Date: 8/24/2017

    Time: Noon-1 pm

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

    Benefis Sletten Cancer Institute, Hope Education  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.     Read More

  • Joint Replacement Pre-Surgical Education

    Date: 8/24/2017

    Time: 9:30-11:30 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: 8/24/2017

    Time: 1-2:30pm

    Location: Benefis Sletten Cancer Institute, 1117 29th 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

  • New Wrinkle-Caring for Elderly Parents

    Date: 8/24/2017

    Time: 5:30–7 p.m

    Location: Cameron Auditorium, Benefis East Campus South Tower, 1101 26th Street South

    Aug 24, 5:30–7 p.m., Cameron Auditorium, Benefis East Campus South Tower, 1101 26 th Street South. More than 43 million people in the U.S. care for someone 50 or older. If you are providing care, you are not alone. AARP recommends adult children talk to their parents to develop contingency plans before parents experience age-related mental or physical impairments. Such plans should include End of Life wishes and Power of Attorney for financial and healthcare decisions. Refreshments will be available at ... Read More

  • AARP Drivers Safety Program

    Date: 8/26/2017

    Time: 10am-3pm

    Location: Benefis East Campus South Tower, 1101 26th St. S., 2nd Floor, Wiegand Conf. Room.

    Classroom defensive drivers’ safety course for adults 50 or older. Completion may entitle participant to an auto insurance premium discount; check with your insurance agent. There is a fee for this course. To register, please call Farmers Insurance at 452-8588. Classes are held at Benefis East Campus South Tower, 1101 26 th St. S., 2 nd Floor, Wiegand Conf. Room. Read More