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  • Cardiovascular Disease and Diabetes

    Presented by Jana Lilyerd, MSN NP-C. Jana gave a presentation on prevention, signs & symptoms management of side effects and how to reduce symptoms of heart disease and diabetes. Jana received her AAS degree in nursing from Tacoma Community College, then went onto receive her B.S. degree in nursing from Seattle Pacific University. In 2012, she received her master of science degree in nursing from the College of St. Scholastica.

  • Live Well. Be Well. Winners!

    Congratulations to our Live Well. Be Well. Winning Teams!

    1st Place- Team Maserke $500
    2nd Place- Team Terrapin Force 5 $250
    3rd Place- Team SPAM $100

    Thank you to all who participated!

  • The Inside Scoop – for a healthier you – July.

    The Inside Scoop – for a healthier you.

    Appleton Area Health Services offers community education to promote the health, well beingm and learning of all community members. Each month, we’ll offer ‘the inside scoop’ on health topics based  on your wants and needs. To submit a topic, please email info@appletonareahealth.org. Our upcoming topics include:

    Smoking, How To Quit, Emphysema, Bronchitis, Asthma

    Presenter: Kurt Koenen RRT, RCP

    When: Tuesday, July 9 at 5:30pm

    Where: AAHS Education Room (Lower Level of Care Center)

    The inside scoop for July will be presented by Kurt Koenen RRT, RCP from Chippewa County Montevideo Hospital and focused on smoking, how to quit smoking, emphysema, bronchitis, asthma and treatments. Kurt has been at CCMH for seven years. Prior to CCMH, Kurt worked at Rice Hospital in Willmar for 18 years and Ramsey Hospital in St. Paul for two years while in college, where he started his respiratory career. He received his Repiratory degree in 1988 from St. Paul College in St. Paul, MN.

    Food and refreshments will be provided. RSVP is requested, but not required. Call Fawna at 289.8510 to hold your seat for July!

  • Watch Week 3 – AAHS’ Weekly Weight Loss Support Video Here!

    Hosted by: Jana Lilyerd, ANP

    AAHS’ Weekly Weight Loss Group meets every Tuesday:

    Where: Education Room; Lower level of Appleton Area Health Services Care Center

    When: 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

    Please let Fawna Berger know if you are interested in joining the class or if you would like a copy of the “Mayo Clinic Diet” book.

    Phone: 320.289.8510

    Email: fberger@appletonareahealth.org

  • Appleton Area Health Services’ Foundation 2nd Annual Best Ball Golf Tournament

    Saturday, July 27, 2013  |  Appleton Golf Course

    4 Person Team – (Early Bird Pricing – $200; after June 30 – $240) includes:

    • 18 holes of Golf (two rounds of 9 holes) – begins at 10:30am
    • Dinner ticket for each player
    • Drink ticket for each player
    • Chance to win door prizes of $500, $250, $100 in cash
    • AAHS Gift

    Proceeds from the event will be put towards creating a Spa Room in our Care Center.

    This event for golfers at all levels. If you’re not a golfer, participate in the silent auction and join us for dinner at 5:30pm.
    Dinner tickets available at Appleton Area Health Services for $12.

    Pre-registration is required for all participants. For more information, email info@appletonareahealth.org or call Fawna at 289.8510

    Download a Registration Form

     

    Sponsored by:

    Silver Sponsors – $500:  High Point Networks, QHR, Liebe HealthMart, Hanratty & Associates, Inc. and CMDI

    Bronze Sponsors – $250: KLQP-FM Q-92, Appleton Power Equipment,
    The Appleton Press, Federated Telephone, Big Stone Therapies, G&R, Kreisers, Inc., Transmed, Inc., West-Con, Farmers & Merchants State Bank and Prairie Lakes Health System

  • Introducing AAHS’ Weekly Weight Loss Support and Educational Group Meeting! Starting June 11th!

    Did you know that obesity kills millions of people each year and is responsible for poor health outcomes? For this reason, providers at Appleton Area Health Services (AAHS), Jana Lilyerd, ANP and Susan Moore, MD, will be sponsoring a free weekly weight loss support and education group at AAHS.*

    The curriculum is based from the evidence put together by the Mayo Clinic, so don’t miss out on this exciting opportunity. Change takes time. With support and education, we can help each other lose pounds.

     What: Weekly Weight Loss Support & Educational Group Meeting

    When: June 11 at 6 o’clock in the evening

    Where: Lower level of Appleton Area Health Services’ Care

    There is so much more to learn…so join us!

     The first 25 people that call to reserve a seat to this meeting will receive a FREE copy of The Mayo Clinic Diet: Eat well. Enjoy Life. Lose Weight.

    Contact Fawna at 289.8510 or fberger@appletonareahealth.org.

  • The Inside Scoop – for a healthier you: May

    Appleton Area Health Services offers community education to promote the health, well being, and learning of all community members. Each month, we’ll offer ‘the inside scoop’ on health topics based on your wants and needs. To submit a topic, please email info@appletonareahealth.org.

    Presenter: Jana Lilyerd, MSN NP-C
    When: Tuesday, May 14 at 5:30 p.m.
    Where: AAHS Education Room (Lower Level of Care Center)

    The Inside Scoop for May will be presented by Jana Lilyerd, MSN NP-C. Jana will give a presentation on prevention, signs & symptoms management of side effects and how to reduce symptoms of heart disease and diabetes. Jana received her AAS degree in nursing from Tacoma Community College, then went onto receive her B.S. degree in nursing from Seattle Pacific University. In 2012, she received her master of science degree in nursing from the College of St. Scholastica.

    Participants of the Lac qui Parle Health Network Live Well. Be Well. Challenge can earn a total of 15 points for attending this workshop!

    Food & refreshments will be provided; RSVP is required. Contact Fawna at 289.8510 or email info@appletonareahealth.org to hold your seat.