Holy Spirit News

Cardiac Patient Support Group Meetings to be held

Posted: 2 May 2012

THE MAY 17 PROGRAM IS CANCELLED. SORRY FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE THIS CAUSES YOU.

Holy Spirit Hospital has teamed up with cardiologists and cardiac surgeons to provide cardiac health education, as well as group support to patients, their families, and caregivers to promote lifelong heart healthy living.

Holy Spirit’s “Spirited Hearts” small group workshop will be held on Thursday, May 17, from 6 to 7:30 p.m., in The Ortenzio Heart Center, third floor classroom room. Mary Ann Leidinger, MSW, LCSW, psychotherapist, and Kathy Thumma, RN, BSN, nurse manager, Holy Spirit Cardiac Rehabilitation, will present “Sleep Hygiene.”  Please register by Monday, May 14, by calling 972-4486.

Holy Spirit’s “Spirited Hearts” cardiac support group meeting will be held on Wednesday, June 27, from 6 to 7:30 p.m., in the Holy Spirit Hospital auditorium. Safwat Gassis, MD, Capital Cardiovascular Associates, will present “Living with an Automatic Implantable Cardiovertor Defibrillator.” Seating is limited. Please call 972-4486 to reserve your seat.