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Join us at Community Hospital to learn about a variety of healthcare topics from experts in our community.

Classes and support groups are located in Community Hospital's lower level conference room unless otherwise noted. Lunch is provided at Lunch 'n Learn classes.

All classes and support groups are free and open to the public. Please call (970) 256-6214 or click on the class below to register.

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26
DEC
Fri

OPTIFAST
Open Enrollment - Start Anytime!
Friday December 26 | 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
The 18-week OPTIFAST program includes: Weekly lifestyle education classes, satisfying meal replacements, counseling and support and physician supervised weight loss program. Weekly program cost including meal replacements and you buy no other food. Price will drop after week 13 as you transition back to store bought food. For more information, pricing and your initial consultation, call Heather at (970) 242-9123 or e-mail us at Optifast@gjhosp.org.
26
JAN
Mon

SURGICAL WEIGHT LOSS SUPPORT GROUP
Monday January 26 | 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
This support group is for those who have had weight loss surgery and those who are considering it. You’ll find people at various stages before and after surgery who share information, tips for success, and much more.

5
FEB
Thurs

ALL ABOUT JOINT REPLACEMENT
Pre Surgery Class
Thursday February 5 | 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
This class will help you and your family better understand what to expect during your total knee or hip replacement procedure and how to plan for the return to home and active life.

9
FEB
Mon

SHAPEDOWN
Monday February 9 | 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Shapedown is a 10-week class starting on February 9th for youth ages 6 - 18 taught by a registered dietitian, behaviorist, physical therapist and is physician approved. Class meets every Monday from 5-7pm. There is a fee for this class, insurance is accepted and several scholarships are still available. • Enhances Self-Esteem • Improves Peer Relationships • Adopts Healthier Habits • Begins to Normalize their Weight within their Genetic Potential. For more info call 256-6495

11
FEB
Wed

ADVANCED PUMPING AND GET RIGHT WITH ENLITE
Medtronic Pump and Continuous Glucose Monitoring
Wednesday February 11 | Noon to 1:00 PM
Learn more about
  • Techniques for Optimizing glucose control
  • Downloading Pump and Sensor
  • How to interpret your pump data
  • Utilizing your Temp Basal
  • Maximizing bolus wizard
  • Minimizing Alarms
  • Techniques for Optimizing Sensor Performance

  • 19
    FEB
    Thurs

    ALL ABOUT JOINT REPLACEMENT
    Pre surgery class
    Thursday February 19 | 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
    This class will help you and your family better understand what to expect during your total knee or hip replacement procedure and how to plan for the return to home and active life.

    27
    FEB
    Fri

    OPTIFAST
    Open Enrollment - Start Anytime!
    Friday February 27 | 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
    The 18-week OPTIFAST program includes: Weekly lifestyle education classes, satisfying meal replacements, counseling and support and physician supervised weight loss program. Weekly program cost including meal replacements and you buy no other food. Price will drop after week 13 as you transition back to store bought food. For more information, pricing and your initial consultation, call Heather at (970) 242-9123 or e-mail us at Optifast@gjhosp.org.
    11
    MAR
    Wed

    ADVANCED PUMPING AND GET RIGHT WITH ENLITE
    Medtronic Pump and Continuous Glucose Monitoring
    Wednesday March 11 | Noon to 1:00 PM
    Learn more about
  • Techniques for Optimizing glucose control
  • Downloading Pump and Sensor
  • How to interpret your pump data
  • Utilizing your Temp Basal
  • Maximizing bolus wizard
  • Minimizing Alarms
  • Techniques for Optimizing Sensor Performance

  • 8
    APR
    Wed

    ADVANCED PUMPING AND GET RIGHT WITH ENLITE
    Medtronic Pump and Continuous Glucose Monitoring
    Wednesday April 8 | Noon to 1:00 PM
    Learn more about
  • Techniques for Optimizing glucose control
  • Downloading Pump and Sensor
  • How to interpret your pump data
  • Utilizing your Temp Basal
  • Maximizing bolus wizard
  • Minimizing Alarms
  • Techniques for Optimizing Sensor Performance

  • 13
    MAY
    Wed

    ADVANCED PUMPING AND GET RIGHT WITH ENLITE
    Medtronic Pump and Continuous Glucose Monitoring
    Wednesday May 13 | Noon to 1:00 PM
    Learn more about
  • Techniques for Optimizing glucose control
  • Downloading Pump and Sensor
  • How to interpret your pump data
  • Utilizing your Temp Basal
  • Maximizing bolus wizard
  • Minimizing Alarms
  • Techniques for Optimizing Sensor Performance

  • 6
    JUN
    Sat

    ADVANCED PUMPING AND GET RIGHT WITH ENLITE
    Medtronic Pump and Continuous Glucose Monitoring
    Saturday June 6 | Noon to 1:00 PM
    Learn more about
  • Techniques for Optimizing glucose control
  • Downloading Pump and Sensor
  • How to interpret your pump data
  • Utilizing your Temp Basal
  • Maximizing bolus wizard
  • Minimizing Alarms
  • Techniques for Optimizing Sensor Performance