The Mission of Yavapai Regional Medical Center is to provide you and your family with comprehensive, high-quality healthcare – and to provide that care in ways that meet the needs of as many people as possible. One thing that really sets YRMC apart – aside from exceptional care – is the commitment that YRMC makes to provide comprehensive health and wellness education programs to the community. And many YRMC programs are free of charge. For a complete list of programs and events, download this month's calendar on-line at yrmchealthconnect.org. Or call YRMC's Community Outreach Department at (928) 771-5738
Coming up on Leza Live and Local
September 10 – Tuesday
10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s
Alzheimer’s and other dementias cause changes in memory, thinking and behavior that interfere with daily life. Join us to learn about 10 common warning signs and what to watch for in yourself and others. We’ll talk about typical age-related changes, common warning signs of Alzheimer’s, how to approach someone about memory concerns, early detection, the benefits of a diagnosis and the diagnostic process. Presented by the Alzheimer’s Association.
WHEN: 12:30-1:30 p.m., Chino Valley Public Library, 1020 Palomino Rd., Chino Valley.
INFO: Register online at yrmc.eventbrite.com or call (928) 708-4636.
September 11 – Wednesday
Keeping Purpose in our Lives as we Age
The field of positive psychology has yielded research that has underscored the importance of having a sense of purpose in our lives to maintain our well-being. Older adults may experience specific challenges in knowing or re-discovering their purpose as they transition through retirement and into older age. This presentation will focus on positive and creative ways to move through the process. Presented by Connie Boston, MSW, Manager, Senior Peer Program, WYGC.
WHEN: 1:15–2:15 p.m., Granite Gate Senior Living, 3850 N. Hwy 89, Prescott.
INFO: Please register online at yrmc.eventbrite.com or call (928) 708-4636.
Community Events Calendar
For the most current list of health and wellness events, visit yrmchealthconnect.org. Yavapai Regional Medical Center is a full-service, not-for-profit community healthcare provider that relies solely on patient revenues and community support for all of its funding. YRMC is proud of the fact that no property taxes have ever been levied to fund YRMC programs or to pay for capital improvements.