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February Events at North Kansas City Hospital

INTEGRATED HEADACHE AND MIGRAINE TREATMENT

LUNCH AND LEARN

Friday, Feb. 17, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.

North Kansas City YMCA, 1999 Iron Street in North Kansas City, MO, 64116

Almost everyone has had a headache. But, many people suffer from debilitating migraine headaches that result in missed work, reduced productivity and loss of quality time with family and friends.

Steven C. Kosa, MD, talks about how an integrated treatment plan can improve the quality of life for headache sufferers.
FREE; lunch is provided. Register online at nkch.org/Lunch.

 

BARIATRIC SEMINARS

Thursday, Feb. 23, 6-7 p.m.

North Kansas City Hospital, 1st floor Pavilion, 2790 Clay Edwards Drive

Keenan Berghoff, MD, who has performed more than 500 bariatric procedures, helps determine if bariatric surgery is right for you.

FREE; space is limited. Register online at nkch.org/Class. 

CARDIAC SPEAKERS SERIES
WATCHMAN: A NEW TREATMENT OPTION FOR AFIB
Wednesday, Feb. 22, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
The Courtyard By Marriott Kansas City at Briarcliff, 4000 N Mulberry Dr, Kansas City, MO 64116
Atrial fibrillation is one of the Top 10 diagnoses for people in the Northland. The minimally invasive Watchman procedure is an innovative approach to reducing Afib stroke risk that may also eliminate the need for long-term blood thinners. Scott S. Chapman, MD, talks about the procedure, including eligibility requirements.
FREE; lunch is provided, registration required. Register at nkch.org/HeartTalk. 

TEST YOUR TICKER: HEART HEALTH MONTH

February is heart health month. Join North Kansas City Hospital at a Test Your Ticker Heart Health Fair and receive a full lipid profile along with a check of your height, weight, Body Mass Index (BMI), blood pressure and blood sugar levels. We’ll have healthcare professionals on hand to answer all of your heart health questions. FREE – To register, go online at nkch.org/HeartMonth. 

ZONA ROSA (THE GROVE)
Saturday, Feb. 4, 7:30-11 a.m.
Zona Rosa/The Grove, 8640 Dixon Ave. Kansas City, MO 64153

HARLEY & HEARTS
Thursday, Feb. 9, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Worth Harley-Davidson
9400 NW Prairie View Rd, Kansas City, MO 64153

GLADSTONE COMMUNITY CENTER
Thursday, Feb. 16, 7:30-11 a.m.

6901 N Holmes St, Kansas City, MO 64118

YMCA PLATTE CITY

Thursday, Feb. 23, 7:30-11 a.m.

3101 Running Horse Rd, Platte City, MO 64079 

JOYFUL SPIRIT/JOYFUL LIFE
Monday, Feb. 6, 5:30-6:30 p.m.

North Kansas City Hospital, 1st floor Pavilion, North Oak Room, 2790 Clay Edwards Drive
Learn skills and practices to nourish a joyful spirit and enhance your life.
FREE; to register, go online at nkch.org/Class.

AARP SMART DRIVER COURSE

Wednesday, Feb. 8, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
North Kansas City Hospital, 1st floor Pavilion, North Oak Room, 2790 Clay Edwards Drive
AARP offers the nation’s first and largest refresher course designed for older drivers. Learn defensive driving techniques, safe vehicle operation, and how to adjust to age-related changes in vision, hearing and reaction time. Per state regulations, most course participants receive a multiyear insurance discount after completion of the course.

$15/person for members

$20/person for nonmembers

To register, go online at nkch.org/Class.

CANCER-RELATED FATIGUE
TURNING POINT & GILDA’S CLUB

Monday, Feb. 20, 5:30-7 p.m.
North Kansas City Hospital, 1st floor Pavilion, North Oak Room, 2790 Clay Edwards Drive
Cancer-related fatigue is the most common side effect of cancer treatment. Chemotherapy, radiation and treatment side effects such as anemia, poor nutrition or depression can cause this fatigue. Learn ways to relieve it and improve your quality of life.
FREE; register online at GildasClubKC.org.

CLUB W

PRODUCE 101 – WINTER VEGGIES
Wednesday, Feb. 1, 5:30-6:30 p.m.

North Kansas City YMCA, 1999 Iron Street in North Kansas City, MO, 64116

Selecting and storing winter produce properly are the secrets to creating healthy meals at home. A Hy-Vee registered dietitian shares easy ideas and recipes for adding more fresh produce into your diet. Did we mention the taste tests?
FREE; space is limited. Register online at ClubWkc.com.

PAMPER YOURSELF
Tuesday, Feb. 28, 6-7:30 p.m.
North Kansas City Hospital, Lewis & Clark Room, 2800 Clay Edwards Drive

Refresh your mind, body and spirit with restorative yoga, self-massage and meditation led by the staff of Gardens of Delight (Parkville). Wear loose clothing and join us make-up free (we’re doing facials). Snacks and beverages provided.

FREE; space is limited. Register online at ClubWkc.com.

WORKOUT WITH YOUR TODDLER
Saturday, Feb. 11, 12:30-1:15 p.m.

North Kansas City Hospital, Aerobics Room, 2700 Clay Edwards Drive

When you have little ones, it’s hard to find time to exercise. Why not workout with your toddler? In our 6-week program, you’ll try different workouts and discover what you and your toddler enjoy most.

FREE; space is limited. Register online at ClubWkc.com.

KIDS FIT CLUB
Saturday, Feb. 11-25, 9-10 a.m.
Zona Rosa, 8640 N Dixson Ave, Kansas City, MO 64153

Get your kids moving and focused on exercise and nutrition.

$20/person; register online at ClubWkc.com.

CPR CLASSES 

HEART SAVER CPR
Wednesday, Feb. 21, 5:30-9 p.m.
North Kansas City Hospital, 1st floor Pavilion, 2790 Clay Edwards Drive

For anyone who, as first responders, may need to perform CPR in the workplace setting. Also for anyone who needs a course completion card.

$35/person; register online at nkch.org/Class.

ADULT/CHILD/INFANT CPR

Tuesday, Feb. 7 or 27, 5:30 to 9:30 p.m.

North Kansas City Hospital, 1st floor Pavilion, 2790 Clay Edwards Drive

Recommended for child care providers, foster parents or individuals seeking pediatric CPR training. Class includes adult, child and infant CPR, choking management and AED training.

$45/person; register online at nkch.org/Class.

HEART SAVER ADULT FIRST AID CPR
Saturday, Feb. 18, 8 a.m.-3 p.m.
North Kansas City Hospital, 1st floor Pavilion, 2800 Clay Edwards Drive

Learn critical skills for responding to first aid, choking and cardiac arrest events.

$70/person; register online at nkch.org/Class.
BASIC LIFE SUPPORT FOR HEALTHCARE PROVIDERS (BLS)

Saturday, Feb. 11, 8 a.m.-1 p.m.

North Kansas City Hospital, 1st floor Pavilion, 2790 Clay Edwards Drive

For healthcare students or professional healthcare providers who work in a medical setting. Course covers CPR for all ages, choking management and AED use.

$55/person; register online at nkch.org/Class.

 

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