A FREE half-day event to help you live a heart-healthy life!
Love Your Heart Half-Day Event
Saturday, February 17 from 9 a.m.–Noon
WellSpan Good Samaritan Hospital
Classrooms 1 & 2
4th & Walnut Streets, Lebanon
Inclement weather date: February 24
Schedule of events:
Welcome – Tom Harlow, President, WellSpan Good Samaritan Hospital
New Advances in Cardiovascular Care – Dr. Jeremy Rier, Interventional Cardiologist, WellSpan Cardiology
Heart disease strikes someone in the U.S. every 42 seconds. Learn about cardiac health trends, as well as new procedures and practices available at WellSpan Good Samaritan Hospital to help you optimize your heart health.
It’s Always Too Early … Until It’s Too Late – Roberta Geidner, MA, Horizon®/Advance Care Planning Coordinator, WellSpan Health
If you found yourself in a situation where you were hospitalized and could not speak for yourself, do you have someone who could? Would that person have a clear understanding of what you want? Learn the questions and answers you need to ask yourself – and how to share them with your family, loved ones and physician.
11:15 a.m.–12 p.m.
Turmeric for Heart Health – Chef Eric Notter, Culinary Institute of America Graduate
Known for its anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties, turmeric has been as a healing herb for centuries. Current research suggests that turmeric can protect against heart attack and stroke while helping to treat arthritis and prevent Alzheimer’s disease. Learn about these healing benefits and more while enjoying turmeric tea.
Registration is required for this free event. Please call (877) 835-2610 or visit WellSpan.org/LYHLebanon.