For Immediate Release:  September 14, 2015

AtlantiCare announces October
community events, educational opportunities

AtlantiCare will hold and/or host the following community events/educational opportunities in October. 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.

10/1/15
AtlantiCare Women’s Health Signature Event
The Carriage House
25 South Pitney Road
Galloway
Keynote Speaker: Christina Baker Kline, author of Orphan Train
Registration Fee: $50 for cancer survivors; $55 for all other guests
To register, or for more information, visit http://www.atlanticare.org/wings or call Linda Dickens-Hall at 609-407-2328
4:00 p.m. – 7:45 p.m. 

10/1/15
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. - 8:30 p.m.

10/3/15
Hospice Volunteer Training
AtlantiCare Hospice and Palliative Care Office
6550 Delilah Road
Egg Harbor Township
8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Call 609-407-2030 to register

10/6/15
Adult Diabetes Community Support Group
William L. Gormley AtlantiCare HealthPlex
Atlantic City
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

10/6/15
Smoking Cessation
AtlantiCare LifeCenter 
AtlantiCare Health Park
Egg Harbor Township
5 p.m. - 6 p.m. 

10/6/15
Bariatric Health & Wellness Support Group
AtlantiCare LifeCenter
AtlantiCare Health Park
Egg Harbor Township
6 p.m. - 7 p.m.

10/6/15
Look Good, Feel Better® Support Group
Joseph Stella, MD Conference Room
AtlantiCare Cancer Care Institute, a Fox Chase Cancer Center Partner
AtlantiCare Health Park
Egg Harbor Township
6:30 p.m. 
To register, call the American Cancer Society at 1-800-227-2345 

10/7/15
Stroke Support Group
AtlantiCare LifeCenter
AtlantiCare Health Park
Egg Harbor Township
2 p.m. - 3 p.m.

10/7/15
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 

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

10/8/15
Breast Cancer 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. 

10/9/15
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center Baby Basics Class
Babies “R” Us
130 Consumer Square
Mays Landing
7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Registration fee: $10

10/10/15
One Day Childbirth Class
Hackberry Building
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center Mainland Campus
Pomona
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Registration fee: $100

10/13/15
Weight Loss Surgery Seminar
AtlantiCare Physician Group
712 East Bay Avenue
Manahawkin
6 p.m.

10/13/15
Adult Diabetes Community Support Group
New Café
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center Mainland Campus
Pomona
7 p.m. - 8 p.m.

10/14/15
Ostomy 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
4 p.m.

10/14/15
Preparing for Chemotherapy
Joseph Stella, MD Conference Room
AtlantiCare Cancer Care Institute, a Fox Chase Cancer Center Partner
AtlantiCare Health Park
Egg Harbor Township
4:30 p.m. 

10/14/15
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.

10/14/15
Weight Loss Surgery Seminar
AtlantiCare Surgery Center
AtlantiCare Health Park
Cape May Court House
6 p.m.

10/17/15
AtlantiCare Safe Sitter®
Hackberry Building
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center Mainland Campus
Pomona
8:45 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Registration fee: $45

10/19/15
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.

10/20/15
Engaging Strategies for Teaching Adolescent Health
Mays Landing Country Club
1855 Cates Road
Mays Landing
8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Registration fee: $30 for AtlantiCare Healthy Schools/Healthy Children partner schools with advanced registration; $40 for others.

10/20/15
Bariatric Health & Wellness Support Group
AtlantiCare LifeCenter
AtlantiCare Health Park
Egg Harbor Township
6 p.m. - 7 p.m. 

10/21/15
Preparing for Radiation Therapy
Joseph Stella, MD Conference Room
AtlantiCare Cancer Care Institute, a Fox Chase Cancer Center Partner
AtlantiCare Health Park
Egg Harbor Township
2 p.m. - 3 p.m. 

10/21/15
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.

10/21/15
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 

10/25/15
American Red Cross Blood Drive
AtlantiCare LifeCenter
AtlantiCare Health Park
Egg Harbor Township
9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
To register, call1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or visit www.redcrossblood.org/make-donation 

10/26/15
Fourth Annual Strength in Diversity Event
Keynote speaker Wes Moore
Student Campus Center
Stockton University
Pomona
4:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Registration Fee: $10
Event will include hors d’oeuvres and door prizes. 

10/26/15
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. 

10/27/15
Adult Diabetes Community Support Group
Conference Room
Building 800
AtlantiCare Health Park
Egg Harbor Township
3 p.m. - 4 p.m. 

10/27/15
AtlantiCare School and Pediatric Nurse Lecture Series
AtlantiCare LifeCenter
AtlantiCare Health Park
Egg Harbor Township
5 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Registration fee includes dinner: $25 for AtlantiCare Healthy Schools/Healthy Children partner schools with advanced registration; $30 for others. 

10/28/15
Preparing for Chemotherapy
Joseph Stella, MD Conference Room
AtlantiCare Cancer Care Institute, a Fox Chase Cancer Center Partner
AtlantiCare Health Park
Egg Harbor Township
4:30 p.m. 

10/28/15
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.

Contacts:
Jennifer Tornetta, (O) 609-569-7010, (C) 609-335-3446, jennifer.tornetta@atlanticare.org
Betsy Woerner, (O) 609-748-7539, (C) 609-385-6361, betsy.woerner@atlanticare.org

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AtlantiCare 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 5,221 employees and more than 700 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.