For Immediate Release: January 3, 2016

AtlantiCare announces February community events,
educational opportunities

AtlantiCare will hold and/or host the following community events/educational opportunities in February. Where registration fees apply they are noted. Registration is required for most events. To register for an event, visit www.atlanticare.org and click on “Events & Classes.” For more information, or to find an AtlantiCare provider, call the AtlantiCare Access Center at 1-888-569-1000, visit www.atlanticare.org/ or find AtlantiCare on Facebook at www.facebook.com/atlanticare. Event details are subject to change.

2/1/17
Volunteer Opportunities
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center Mainland and City Campuses
Pomona, Atlantic City
Times vary.
Greet and guide hospital visitors, and visit patients to provide companionship. 
Contact Volunteer Services at 609-407-2030 or e-mail Maureen.Hope@atlanticare.org

2/1/17
Stroke and Aneurysm Support Group
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center
1925 Pacific Avenue, 6th Harmony Atrium
Atlantic City
4 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.

2/1/17
Brain Tumor Support Group
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center
1925 Pacific Avenue, 6th Harmony Atrium
Atlantic City
5 p.m. - 5:45 p.m.

2/1/17
Roger B. Hansen Center for Childbirth Tour for Expectant Parents
Roger B. Hansen Center for Childbirth
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center Mainland Campus
Pomona
5:30 p.m. - 6 p.m.

2/1/17
Weight Loss Surgery Seminar
Center for Surgical Weight Loss & Wellness at AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center
Building 800
AtlantiCare Health Park
Egg Harbor Township
6 p.m. - 8 p.m.

2/1/17
AtlantiCare Breastfeeding Class
Hackberry Building
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center Mainland Campus
Pomona
7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Registration fee: $20

2/2/17
Perinatal Loss Support Group
The Living Room, Gilda’s Club South Jersey
The AtlantiCare Cancer Care Institute, a Fox Chase Cancer Center Partner
AtlantiCare Health Park
Egg Harbor Township
7 p.m. - 9 p.m.

2/6/17
Bariatric Health & Wellness Support Group
AtlantiCare LifeCenter
AtlantiCare Health Park
Egg Harbor Township
6 p.m. - 7 p.m.

2/7/17
Bariatric Health & Wellness Support Group
AtlantiCare LifeCenter
AtlantiCare Health Park
Egg Harbor Township
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

2/8/17
Ostomy Support Group
Joseph Stella, MD Conference Room
The AtlantiCare Cancer Care Institute, a Fox Chase Cancer Center Partner
AtlantiCare Health Park
Egg Harbor Township
4 p.m. - 6 p.m.

2/9/17
Weight Loss Surgery Seminar
AtlantiCare Surgery Center
AtlantiCare Health Park
Cape May Court House
6 p.m. - 8 p.m.

2/9/17
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center Heart Institute
Red Dress/Red Tie Reception
Smithville Inn
1 North New York Road
Galloway
5 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Heavy hors d’oeuvres
Registration fee: $50

2/10/17
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center Baby Basics Class
Babies “R” Us
130 Consumer Square
Mays Landing
7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Registration fee: $10

2/11/17
One Day Childbirth Class
Hackberry Building
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center Mainland Campus
Pomona
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Registration fee: $100

2/14/17
Weight Loss Surgery Seminar
AtlantiCare Physician Group
547 Route 72 West
Manahawkin
6 p.m. - 8 p.m.

2/15/17
Roger B. Hansen Center for Childbirth Tour for Expectant Parents
Roger B. Hansen Center for Childbirth
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center Mainland Campus
Pomona
5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

2/15/17
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center Baby Basics Class
Hackberry Building
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center Mainland Campus
Pomona
7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Registration fee: $10

2/16/17
Healthy Schools, Healthy Children School Pediatric Nurse Dinner & Pediatric Gastro Lecture – Causes and Cures for ABCs: Belly Aches and Constipation
John Tung, MD, MBBS, BSc, MRCP, AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center Medical Staff Pediatric Gastroenterologist
Gourmet Italian Cuisine
324 South Pitney Road
Galloway
5 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Registration fee: $25

2/21/17
Weight Loss Surgery Seminar
Center for Surgical Weight Loss & Wellness at AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center
Building 800
AtlantiCare Health Park
Egg Harbor Township
6 p.m. - 8 p.m.

2/22/17
Weight Loss Surgery Seminar
Suite 104
219 North White Horse Pike
AtlantiCare Health Park
Hammonton
6 p.m. - 8 p.m.

2/23/17
Weight Loss Surgery Seminar
Center for Surgical Weight Loss & Wellness at AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center
Building 800
AtlantiCare Health Park
Egg Harbor Township
6 p.m. - 8 p.m.

2/27/17
Tobacco Cessation Class
New Café
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center Mainland Campus
Pomona
5 p.m. - 6 p.m.

2/28/17
Senior University
“Medication Adherence”
Strategies to safely manage prescription and over-the-counter medications.
AtlantiCare LifeCenter
AtlantiCare Health Park
Egg Harbor Township
11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Call 609-272-6287 to register.

Contacts:
Jennifer Tornetta, (O) 609-569-7010, (C) 609-335-3446, jennifer.tornetta@atlanticare.org 
Heather Costabile, (O) 609- 653-0400, heather.costabile@atlanticare.org 

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AtlantiCare, a member of Geisinger Health System, is an integrated system of services designed to help people achieve optimal health. It includes AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center, AtlantiCare Health Engagement, the AtlantiCare Foundation, and AtlantiCare Health Services. Its more than 5,500 employees and more than 900 physicians serve the community in nearly 70 locations. A 2009 Malcolm Baldrige Award winner, AtlantiCare was also included in Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work in Healthcare in 2010. ARMC became the 105th hospital in the nation to attain status as a Magnet™ designated hospital in March of 2004 and was redesignated a Magnet™ hospital in 2008 and 2013.