Events

E.g., 02/19/2020

Knee and Hip Total Joint Replacement Pre-Op Class (Cottonwood)

Date
March 3, 2020
Time
8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Location
Conference Room C
269 S. Candy Lane
Cottonwood, AZ 86326

This informative, interactive and wellness-based class is mandatory prior to having your total joint replacement surgery at Verde Valley Medical Center. When you and your orthopedic surgeon decide on joint replacement surgery, the orthopedic office will schedule your joint replacement pre-op class two to three weeks before surgery.

Shoulder Total Joint Replacement Pre-Op Class (Cottonwood)

Date
March 3, 2020
Time
1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Location
Conference Room B
269 S. Candy Lane
Cottonwood, AZ 86326

This informative, interactive and wellness-based class is mandatory prior to having your total joint replacement surgery at Verde Valley Medical Center. When you and your orthopedic surgeon decide on joint replacement surgery, the orthopedic office will schedule your joint replacement pre-op class two to three weeks before surgery.

Diabetes Class

Date
March 3, 2020
Time
2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Location
Diabetes Education Consult Room, at VVMC
269 S. Candy Lane
Cottonwood, AZ 86326

The Diabetes Class is a four-part series occurring four Tuesdays each month. This class requires a provider referral.

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Stroke Support Group (Cottonwood)

Date
March 3, 2020
Time
4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Location
Conference Room B
269 S. Candy Lane
Cottonwood, AZ 86326

Stroke support groups challenge people to go beyond their limitations. Social interaction and simply feeling connected to others helps ease the depression and isolation so common after stroke.

The Sedona Breast Friends Support Group

Date
March 4, 2020
Time
6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Location
Conference Room
3700 W. State Route 89A
Sedona, AZ 86336

This free support group is led by the Healing Consciousness Foundation, whose mission is to improve the quality of life for people affected by breast cancer through education, lifestyle modification and holistic healing.

Spine and Joint Replacement Surgery Pre-Op Class (Flagstaff)

Date
March 5, 2020
Time
1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Location
Flagstaff Medical Center - East Campus
1200 N. Beaver St.
Flagstaff, AZ 86001

FMC's spine and joint replacement surgeons highly recommend this class to better prepare patients and their families for upcoming surgery.

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Pre-Diabetes Group Class

Date
March 5, 2020
Time
2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Location
Diabetes Education Consult Room, at VVMC
269 S. Candy Lane
Ste.102
Cottonwood, AZ 86326

The Pre-Diabetes Group Class, sponsored by Diabetes Education, meets from 2 to 4 p.m. the first Thursday of each month. The cost is $20.

Bariatric Surgery Support Group (Flagstaff)

Date
March 5, 2020
Time
5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Location
Gold Room
1200 N. Beaver St.
Flagstaff, AZ 86001

The Bariatric Surgery Weight Loss Support Group meets the first Thursday of each month from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at Flagstaff Medical Center's Gold Room. These support groups are open to all pre-op and post-op bariatric surgery patients, regardless of where they have had surgery.

Bariatric Surgery Support Group (Cottonwood)

Date
March 5, 2020
Time
5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Location
Conference Room C
269 S. Candy Lane
Cottonwood, AZ 86362

The Bariatric Surgery Weight Loss Support Group meets on the first Thursday of each month from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. in Conference Room C, Verde Valley Medical Center. You may attend in-person or join virtually through a video conferencing option.  Contact us for more information about joining a support group virtually.

You can expect a 30-minute education session by one of our staff members, followed by a 60-minute interactive open discussion and question-and-answer session.

Healthy Basics Class: Foods that Fight Disease

Date
March 5, 2020
Time
5:15 p.m. to 6:15 p.m.
Location
VVMC Conference Room B
269 S. Candy Lane
Cottonwood, AZ 86326

This Healthy Basics cooking demonstration class is focused on the benefits of plant-based nutrition. Join a supportive group class that ends in sampling the nutritious dishes created. You'll receive the knowledge and practical cooking skills you need to jump into plant-based eating. Class is led by a certified Food for Life Instructor with the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine.

This class will focus on low-fat, plant-based diet to combat chronic health conditions.

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Childbirth Preparation Classes Verde Valley Medical Center

Date
March 5, 2020
Time
6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Location
Conference Room B
269 S. Candy Lane
Cottonwood, AZ 86326

Congratulations! You are expecting a baby and it is an exciting time. Our Childbirth Education, or CBE, team at Verde Valley Medical Center is here to help you and your family prepare for this experience. We offer a variety of classes and services to give you the information and assistance you will need for birth and beyond. Classes are taught by Labor and Delivery nurses and certified, specially trained healthcare professionals. Early registration is recommended, as classes fill up quickly.

Bereavement Support Group- Valley View Care

Bereavement Support Group (Camp Verde)

Date
March 6, 2020
Time
9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
Location
Camp Verde Community Library
130 Black Bridge Loop Rd
Camp Verde, AZ 86322

This support group, which is led by licensed clinical social workers, meets from 8:45 to 10 a.m. on the first and third Friday of each month. It is an opportunity to share your feelings and experience with individuals facing similar challenges. All are welcome.

Many grieving people wonder if they would benefit from joining a support group. Support groups are not magic - there are no words that can be uttered within a group setting that can make grief disappear - but they are a time-tested method of help for people struggling with all sorts of difficulties.

Tai Chi for Arthritis and Falls Prevention

Date
March 6, 2020
Time
10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Location
Joe C. Montoya Community & Senior Center
245 N. Thorpe Road
Flagstaff, AZ 86001

Tai Chi for Arthritis and Falls prevention is an evidence based, CDC recommended approach to fall prevention.

Tai Chi for Arthritis and Falls Prevention

Date
March 9, 2020
Time
10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Location
NAH Education Center
1000 N Humphreys St.
Suite 241-242
Flagstaff, AZ 86001

Tai Chi for Arthritis and Falls prevention is an evidence based, CDC recommended approach to fall prevention.

Knee and Hip Total Joint Replacement Pre-Op Class (Cottonwood)

Date
March 10, 2020
Time
8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Location
Conference Room C
269 S. Candy Lane
Cottonwood, AZ 86326

This informative, interactive and wellness-based class is mandatory prior to having your total joint replacement surgery at Verde Valley Medical Center. When you and your orthopedic surgeon decide on joint replacement surgery, the orthopedic office will schedule your joint replacement pre-op class two to three weeks before surgery.

Bereavement Support Group- Valley View Care

Bereavement Support Group (Cottonwood)

Date
March 10, 2020
Time
1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Location
Northern Arizona Hospice
203 S. Candy Lane
Ste. 10A
Cottonwood, AZ 86326

This support group, which is led by licensed clinical social workers, meets from 1:30 to 2:30 on the second and fourth Tuesday of each month. It offers an opportunity to share your feelings and experience with individuals facing similar challenges. All are welcome.

Groups are not magic; there are no words that can be uttered within a group setting that can make grief disappear. However, support groups are a time-tested method of help for people struggling with all sorts of difficulties.

Diabetes Class

Date
March 10, 2020
Time
2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Location
Diabetes Education Consult Room, at VVMC
269 S. Candy Lane
Cottonwood, AZ 86326

The Diabetes Class is a four-part series occurring four Tuesdays each month. This class requires a provider referral.

Spine and Joint Replacement Surgery Pre-Op Class (Flagstaff)

Date
March 12, 2020
Time
1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Location
Flagstaff Medical Center - East Campus
1200 N. Beaver St.
Flagstaff, AZ 86001

FMC's spine and joint replacement surgeons highly recommend this class to better prepare patients and their families for upcoming surgery.

Cancer Support Group

Date
March 12, 2020
Time
2:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Location
Cancer Resource Room
1215 N. Beaver St.
Flagstaff, AZ 86001

Receiving a cancer diagnosis often triggers a strong emotional response. Although some people experience shock, anger and disbelief; others may feel intense sadness, fear and a sense of loss. Loneliness and isolation are other common feelings because even the most supportive family members and friends cannot understand exactly how it feels to have cancer.

Tai Chi for Arthritis and Falls Prevention

Date
March 13, 2020
Time
10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Location
Joe C. Montoya Community & Senior Center
245 N. Thorpe Road
Flagstaff, AZ 86001

Tai Chi for Arthritis and Falls prevention is an evidence based, CDC recommended approach to fall prevention.

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