Morton Comprehensive Health Services launched the first in a series of diabetes education classes as part of a patient-centered focus to control and manage diabetes. A partnership with the Community Food Bank of Eastern Oklahoma and the W. L. Hutcherson YMCA will provide a comprehensive approach to include diabetic office visits, all medications and supplies, diabetes education, physical fitness instruction, a food diary, eye exams, and free transportation, if needed. For more information, call (918) 295-2724.
The Smithsonian Institution sponsors a website promoting the accomplishments and achievements of women with its exhibit “Because of Her Story”. It says, “The American Women Initiative will amplify women’s voices to honor the past, inform the present and inspire the future.” Visit https://womenshistory.si.edu/ for more information.
Morton Comprehensive Health Services will be hosting a program for caregivers and seniors at the Creek County Literacy Program, 15 N. Poplar St., Sapulpa, OK, on March 5 at 1 p.m. Representatives from Morton will share information and resources for providing support services for family and friends in need of caregiving. For more information, call (918) 295-6154 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Morton will be hosting events for Marketplace enrollment on Sat., Nov. 17 and Sat., Dec. 8 from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. at its main health center, 1334 N. Lansing Ave. Individuals are also able to visit Morton during the work week for assistance in enrollment or reenrollment. The enrollment deadlines for Medicare is Dec. 7 and the deadline for Marketplace Health insurance enrollment is Dec. 15. For more information, call (918) 295-6959. See the press release at Morton Marketplace enrollment press release, Final, 110118