Navigate Up

Classes & Events

April 2014 Events at UPMC Horizon

On this page:


Classes

Silver&Fit

Tuesdays and Thursdays - 1 p.m.

UPMC Horizon Wellness Center
26 Conneaut Lake Road, Greenville

For more information, call 724-588-3001

Free Bariatric Surgery Information Sessions

  • Monday, April 7 - 3:45 p.m.

    UPMC Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Associates
    44 Circle St., Franklin

  • Wednesday, April 16 - 3:45 p.m.
    Womancare Center

To register, call 724-588-6660

Birth Place Tours

By appointment

UPMC Horizon—Shenango Valley

To register, call 724-983-7962

Pediatric Advanced Life Support Recertification

Thursday, April 3 - 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

UPMC Horizon Wellness Center
26 Conneaut Lake Road, Greenville

To register, call 724-589-6419

Lamaze Prenatal Class

  • Monday, April 21
  • Monday, April 28
  • Monday, May 5
  • Monday, May 12

6 to 9 p.m.

Conference Room 2, UPMC Horizon—Shenango Valley

To register, call 724-983-7962

Lamaze Weekend Prenatal Class

  • Thursday, April 10, 6 to 9 p.m.
  • Saturday, April 12, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Conference Room 2, UPMC Horizon—Shenango Valley

To register, call 724-983-7962

Breastfeeding Class

Saturday, April 5, 9 to 11 a.m.

Conference Room 2, UPMC Horizon—Shenango Valley
To register, call 724-983-7962

Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Recertification

Tuesday, April 29 - 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

This recertification course is for healthcare professionals who respond to cardiovascular emergencies in and out of the hospital setting.The book is also required and can be obtained by calling 724-589-6419.

UPMC Horizon Wellness Center
26 Conneaut Lake Road, Greenville

To register, call 724-589-6419

Annual BLS Blitz

  • Monday, April 7
  • Tuesday, April 8
  • Wednesday, April 9
  • Thursday, April 10
  • Friday, April 11
  • Monday, April 21
  • Tuesday, April 22
  • Wednesday, April 23
  • Thursday, April 24
  • Friday, April 25

8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Education Departments, Greenville and Shenango Valley campuses

The BCLS Online Test 2014 must be completed prior to attending.

For questions, call 724-589-6419.

New Provider Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)

Wednesday, April 30 - 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Thursday, May 1 - 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

This course is designed for those that have not attended the PALS training before or for those that have let their PALS card lapse and do not want to attempt recertification.

This is a two-day course. The book is required and can be obtained by calling
724-589-6419.

UPMC Horizon Wellness Center
26 Conneaut Road, Greenville, PA

To register, call 724-589-6419.

Back to Top


Support Groups

Mercer County Diabetes Support Group

  • Tuesday, April 8, 1:30 p.m.
    UPMC Horizon—Shenango Valley
  • Monday, April 14, 6 p.m.
    UPMC Horizon—Greenville

Cancer Support Group

  • Tuesday, April 8, 1 p.m.
    UPMC Horizon—Greenville
  • Tuesday, April 15, 1 p.m.
    Conference Room 1, UPMC Horizon—Shenango Valley

Weight Loss Surgery Support Group

  • Tuesday, April 8, 6 p.m.
    UPMC Horizon—Greenville
  • Tuesday, April 15, 6 p.m.
    Womancare Center of UPMC Horizon

Mercer County Breast Cancer Support Group

Wednesday, April 9, 7 p.m.
Womancare Center of UPMC Horizon

Ostomy Support Group

Sunday, April 20, 2 p.m.
UPMC Horizon—Greenville

Back to Top


Community Events

Free Heel Screenings

Wednesday, April 2, 9 am. to 4 p.m.
Womancare Center of UPMC Horizon

Call 724-347-7700 for an appointment

Are you suffering from heartburn?

Join gastroenterologist Sharon Miller, DO, for a discussion on understanding the dangers of chronic heartburn, what Barrett's esophagus is, and new treatments available.

Wednesday, April 16 - 6 to 7:30 p.m.

Womancare Center of UPMC Horizon
875 N. Hermitage Road
Hermitage, PA 16148

Light refreshments will be served.

Registration is required. To register, or for more information, call
724-981-8883.

UPMC Horizon Community Health Fair

Saturday, May 3 - 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Womancare Center of UPMC Horizon
875 N. Hermitage Road
Hermitage, PA 16148

Health screenings include:

  • Ask a Doctor
  • Ask a Pharmacist
  • Ask a Dermatologist
  • Body Mass Index (BMI)
  • Blood Pressure screening
  • Cholesterol screening*
  • Blood Glucose screening*
  • Brown bag prescription check
  • Bone Density screenings
  • Skin Cancer screening

*14-hour fast required

Educational health information and refreshments will be provided.

UPMC affiliates:

  • UPMC for Kids
  • UPMC for You
  • UPMC for Life
  • UPMC/Jefferson Regional Home Health
  • UPMC Heart and Vascular Institute

Registration is not required. For questions or more information, call 724-983-7168.

 Back to Top 

Contact Us

UPMC Horizon–Greenville
110 North Main St.
Greenville, PA 16125

UPMC Horizon–Shenango Valley
2200 Memorial Drive
Farrell, PA 16121

Make an Appointment

To schedule an appointment, call 1-800-533-UPMC or request an appointment online.

©  UPMC | Affiliated with the University of Pittsburgh Schools of the Health Sciences
Supplemental content provided by A.D.A.M. Health Solutions. All rights reserved.

For help in finding a doctor or health service that suits your needs, call the UPMC Referral Service at 412-647-UPMC (8762) or 1-800-533-UPMC (8762). Select option 1.

UPMC is an equal opportunity employer. UPMC policy prohibits discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, religion, ancestry, national origin, age, sex, genetics, sexual orientation, marital status, familial status, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected group status. Further, UPMC will continue to support and promote equal employment opportunity, human dignity, and racial, ethnic, and cultural diversity. This policy applies to admissions, employment, and access to and treatment in UPMC programs and activities. This commitment is made by UPMC in accordance with federal, state, and/or local laws and regulations.

Medical information made available on UPMC.com is not intended to be used as a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. You should not rely entirely on this information for your health care needs. Ask your own doctor or health care provider any specific medical questions that you have. Further, UPMC.com is not a tool to be used in the case of an emergency. If an emergency arises, you should seek appropriate emergency medical services.

For UPMC Mercy Patients: As a Catholic hospital, UPMC Mercy abides by the Ethical and Religious Directives for Catholic Health Care Services, as determined by the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops. As such, UPMC Mercy neither endorses nor provides medical practices and/or procedures that contradict the moral teachings of the Roman Catholic Church.

© UPMC
Pittsburgh, PA, USA UPMC.com