Highmark's Dr. Dean Ornish Program for Reversing Heart Disease at Jefferson Regional is a year-long program combining stress management, exercise, group support and nutrition to slow or reverse the progression of coronary artery disease. More Information about the Dr. Dean Ornish Program.
Sessions begin: June 18 from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. and run Tuesdays and Thursdays for a year.
Linda Beetlestone, a registered nurse on Jefferson Regional Medical Center’s Medical Progressive Care Unit, has been selected as this year’s Cameos of Caring Award(R) winner. Linda, of Forward Township, will represent Jefferson Regional at the 14th Annual Cameos Awards Gala on Nov.
Trained Apprise Medicare Counselors will be on hand to review your current coverage, compare your healthcare plan with other options, and to see if you qualify for cost-saving programs. Individuals will meet on-on-one with the trained Apprise Medicare counselors, so appointments are required.
This community benefit program is sponsored by Jefferson Regional Medical Center's Senior Servics department.
The Art of Communicating With Your Physician: Tips to Help Your Doctor Help You
Participants will learn from Nupur Dashottar, M.D., how to effectively communicate with their physician and what information physicians need from them in order to enable them to effectively care for you. Learn how to start the conversation with your doctor and make sure they hear what you are saying.
Health For Her: Advances in Breast Cancer Treatment
Participants will learn about new treatment techniques and also learn about Jefferson Regional's Comprehensive Breast Program and how our Nurse Navigator can help answer your questions, relieve your anxiety and hold your hand every step of the way.