Change to Central Carolina Hospital offers a variety of FREE educational events throughout the year including:
- Community Classes (Fall through late Spring) - one-hour evening classes taught by physicians and staff. Topics range from women's health, men's health, eye disease, aging, heart disease, orthopedic diseases, pediatric issues, pain management, and other topics as requested
- Nutrition Series - one hour classes taught by our registered dietitians during the daytime hours. Topics include diabetic nutrition, weight management for adults, weight management for children/teens/families, diabetes during pregnancy, and seasonal topics
- Congestive Heart Failure Workshop - monthly workshops for people diagnosed with congestive heart failure to help CHF patients understand the disease and learn the warning signs. Taught by CCH staff including hospital pharmacist, registered dietitian, respiratory therapist, discharge planners, and nursing staff, the goal is to prevent readmissions to the hospital. Participants are encouraged to bring their medications with them as well as caregivers and family members.
- Lipid Panels - Our community wellness educator offers free quarterly Lapid Panels & Glucose. The lipid panel includes total cholesterol, HDL, LDL, and triglycerides. Fasting for 8-12 hours is recommended for most accurate results.
Learn more about these and more upcoming events by clicking on the FIND AN EVENT tab and searching "Community Education".