While onsite classes and events are postponed, Doylestown Health remains committed to bringing quality education to the community. Listen ONLINE to Doylestown Health certified health education specialists and nutritionists, local mental health professionals and other select local professionals as they present important subject matter.
Doylestown Health is pleased to offer several virtual classes in July on a wide range of interesting topics. There's something for everyone! Learn from the comfort of your on home. Classes are FREE but registration is required.
Virtual Learning Made Easy
Follow these easy steps to pre-register for a webinar:
- Click on the links below to register for the virtual educational webinars.
- You will receive an email in advance of the class start time containing a link to follow on the day of the scheduled webinar.
- Mark your calendar!
- At the time of your scheduled webinar(s), using a smart phone, tablet, or computer, locate the confirmation email and click the "Join Webinar" link OR "Click Here to Join" link. Please note, some webinars may require a password to join – this can be found in the registration confirmation email.
Wednesday, September 2, 2020 – Noon to 12:30 pm OR 12:45 to 1:15 pm
Have you ever wondered if the supplements you're taking are working? Have you heard one supplement can cure all and wondered if that was true? Come learn from a Doylestown Health Educator the facts about supplements, how they're regulated and how to choose them if your physician prescribes them. Registration required.
Managing Heart Failure
Thursday, September 17, 2020 – 2 to 3 pm
If you have heart failure, following the treatment plan prescribed by your providers is important to help you live a normal, active life. A successful treatment plan is dependent on your involvement. Join Doylestown Health heart failure coordinator, Karen Detweiler, CRNP, for an educational series to help you closely follow your treatment plan, learn how to monitor your symptoms and identify when to seek help. Registration required.
Get a HANDle On It!
Monday, September 21, 2020 – Noon to 1 pm
Learn about common upper extremity repetitive strain injuries including tendinitis and neuropathies that can affect the hand, wrist and elbow. This discussion will include symptoms, treatment options and prevention. Presented by Doylestown Health certified hand therapist Wendy Kennedy, OTR, CHT. Registration required.
Who Would Steal My Identity?
Tuesday, September 22, 2020 – 11:30 am to Noon OR 12:30 to 1 pm
Each year millions of Americans fall victim to identity theft. We will discuss how to protect yourself and your personal information in today's environment and what to do if you become a victim of identity theft. Registration required.
Eating Healthy During "COVID Times"
Thursday, September 24, 2020 – Noon to 1 pm
Getting the right nutrients makes it easier for your body to keep your immune system in top condition. Participate in a discussion of how every little bit of healthy eating helps your body fight diseases including which foods will help and which will not help. Registration required.
The Power to Protect: Safe-guarding our Children from HPV Related Cancers
Thursday, September 24, 2020 – 7 to 8 pm
Approximately 80 percent of people will get an HPV infection in their lifetime. As parents, we have the power to make choices that can prevent HPV-related cancers in our children. Join Susan Kressly, MD, for a critical discussion on the HPV vaccine and how you can protect your children long before they are ever exposed. Question and answer session will follow discussion.
About Doylestown Health
Doylestown Health is a comprehensive healthcare system of inpatient, outpatient and wellness education services connected to meet the health needs of all members of the local and regional community. Doylestown Hospital, the flagship to Doylestown Health has 271 beds and a Medical Staff of more than 435 physicians in over 50 specialties. An independent nonprofit health system, Doylestown Health is dedicated to providing innovative, patient-centered care for all ages.