Southern Indiana Rehab Hospital To Offer Parkinson’s Disease Lunch and Learn

9/10/2013

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New Albany, IN – Have you or a loved one recently been diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease? Are you looking to learn more about Parkinson’s disease and the symptoms commonly associated with it? 
 
Southern Indiana Rehab Hospital, along with the Parkinson’s Support Center of Kentuckiana, will provide a free one-hour community “Lunch and Learn” designed to provide participants an overview of the many facets of Parkinson’s disease and coping strategies. Participants will also gain understanding and information regarding the available local medical and community support.
 
What:                                   Parkinson’s Support Center of KentuckianaCommunity “Lunch and 
                                              Learn” session
 
What:                                   Joy Raatz, M.Ed., health educator with Parkinson’s Support Center of Kentuckiana will provide a presentation at the lunch and learn to persons with Parkinson’s disease and their family or caregivers.
 
When:                         Monday, September 23, 2013, noon to 1 p.m.
Where:                       Southern Indiana Rehab Hospital
3104 Blackiston Blvd.
New Albany, IN
Cost:                                      Free! And lunch is provided.
 
For more information on the program, or to register for the class, call SIRH at (812) 941-6153 or PSCKY at (502) 254-3388.
 
About Southern Indiana Rehab Hospital:
Southern Indiana Rehab Hospital (SIRH) is a 60-bed inpatient and outpatient, not-for-profit hospital owned in a unique partnership with three of the area’s most respected health care leaders:  Frazier Rehab Institute, Floyd Memorial Hospital and Health Services and Clark Memorial Hospital.  Since 1994, SIRH has been providing inpatient and outpatient physical, occupational, speech and neuropsychology therapy services to children and adults suffering from injuries, illnesses and disabilities. Visit www.sirh.org for more information about SIRH.
 
For more information about the Parkinson’s Support Center of Kentuckiana visit www.pscky.org.
 
 
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