Skip to Main Content

Health & Wellness Chats

Health & Wellness

Monthly Health and Wellness programs of interest to the 50+ population are offered on the fourth Wednesday of each month from 10:00-11:30am.

Call 503-635-3758 for registration.

January Health Chat

Connected Care Patient Advocates-Being your own best health care advocate                                            

Connected Care Patient Advocates-will share with you the value of being your own advocate as you walk through your healthcare journey.  Have you or someone you know ever had a misdiagnosis? The statistics show that misdiagnosis could be as high as 40% in the Emergency Room. We share a few simple and vital tools to help you minimize that risk and get an accurate diagnosis. Have you ever had negative side effects from medications or been prescribed medications that are not supposed to be taken together? There are a few really helpful websites that we provide you with that check your medication list. It can be daunting and overwhelming to navigate your health care, we want to come along beside you and give you the tools to be able to achieve your health goals. January 24, 2018, 10-11:30am.

February Health Chat

Pain Management with John Hill, Pharmacist                           

Managing Chronic pain can be tricky business. Especially when you consider the all of the options, between prescriptions, over the counter medications and supplements that may impact results.  Pharmacists can help you sort out all of the options and ultimately manage your pain. Bring along any questions and concerns you have about your prescriptions. February 28, 2018, 10-11:30am.