Events and Classes

Browse our complete list of classes, all here to help you manage your health.

LifeSMART

Dates:

September 30 - March 10

Time:

12 AM - 12 AM

Location:

Heritage Valley Chippewa

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The LifeSmart Group Program is an intervention designed for people who are metabolically at risk for developing diabetes and other chronic disease.  This 15-session group format is offered for one hour each week and then one hour each month over a six month period.  Physicians must send an appropriate referral for their patients to be enrolled and individuals must pre-register to attend.  All sessions are free of charge.  For information contact Community Health Services at 1-866-328-8389.

Venue:

Heritage Valley Chippewa
2580 Constitution Blvd.
Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania 15010

Smoking Cessation Class October 22, 29 & November 5, 12, 19, 26

Dates:

October 22 - November 26

Time:

4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Location:

Community Health Services

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Must Register to attend by Calling:  1-866-328-8389

Location:  Please call Community Health Services for the location.

Venue:

Community Health Services
3 Peartree Way
Beaver, Pennsylvania 15009
1.866.328.8389

LifeSMART

Dates:

November 06 - May 07

Time:

12 AM - 12 AM

Location:

Heritage Valley Edgeworth

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The lifeSmart Group Program is an intervention designed for people who are metabolically at risk for developing diabetes and other chronic disease.  This 15 session group format is offered for one hour each week and then one hour each month over a six month period.  Physicians must send an appropriate referral for their patients to be enrolled and individuals must pre-register to attend.  All session are free of charge.  For information contact Community Health Services at 1-866-328-8389.

Venue:

Heritage Valley Edgeworth
100 Hazel Lane
Sewickley, Pennsylvania 15143

Joint Replacement Education Class

Dates:

December 02 - December 02

Time:

4 PM - 5 PM

Location:

Heritage Valley Beaver

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The class prepares patients and their families for the “pathway to recovery” after total joint replacement surgery. The class includes:

  • Ways to prepare the home for safety and comfort after discharge
  • A checklist of what is needed before surgery
  • Methods of pain management
  • Activities
  • Diet
  • Pre-op and post-op exercises
  • Outpatient physical therapy locations
  • Role of a support person through the recovery phase
  • Equipment needed at home

The group setting provides a supportive atmosphere where information and stories are shared. During class you will have the opportunity to meet members of the orthopedic team and ask questions.

Studies show that one of the major factors in a successful recovery from surgery is knowing what to expect during your hospital stay and when you go home. Family members and support persons are strongly encouraged to attend. For more information contact:

Heritage Valley Sewickley Classes
Kathy Valenty, RN, MSN
412.749.7474

Heritage Valley Beaver Classes
Lynne Campbell, RN
724.773.1959

Venue:

Heritage Valley Beaver
1000 Dutch Ridge Road
Beaver, Pennsylvania 15009

Healthy Living with Diabetes - December 2, 9 & 16

Dates:

December 02 - December 16

Time:

6 PM - 9 PM

Location:

Heritage Valley Edgeworth

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This is a nine-(9) hour group class that covers information related to diabetes self-care management. Topics include basic concepts of diabetes, nutrition guidelines, prevention of long-term complications, emotional aspects, carbohydrate counting, exercise and heart health. Individuals meet with a Certified Diabetes Nurse Educator prior to attending the first class. 

Location: Conference Room on Second Floor

Venue:

Heritage Valley Edgeworth
100 Hazel Lane
Sewickley, Pennsylvania 15143

Breastfeeding for Moms to Be

Dates:

December 02 - December 02

Time:

6:30 PM - 9 PM

Location:

Heritage Valley Sewickley

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A lactation (breastfeeding) consultant provides expectant mothers with guidelines for a successful breastfeeding experience. Topics include advantages of breastfeeding, body changes that occur during pregnancy and breastfeeding, recognizing if the baby is getting enough milk, what to do if problems arise, and more. A fee of $10.00 per class is charged. 

Location:  Maternal Child Health Classroom

Venue:

Heritage Valley Sewickley
720 Blackburn Road, Sewickley PA
Sewickley, Pennsylvania 15143
(412) 741-6600

Healthy Living with Diabetes December 3, 10 & 17

Dates:

December 03 - December 17

Time:

9 AM - 12 PM

Location:

Heritage Valley Beaver

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This is a nine-(9) hour group class that covers information related to diabetes self-care management. Topics include basic concepts of diabetes, nutrition guidelines, prevention of long-term complications, emotional aspects, carbohydrate counting, exercise and heart health. Individuals meet with a Certified Diabetes Nurse Educator prior to attending the first class. 

Location:  Education Center - Room B 1st Floor.

Venue:

Heritage Valley Beaver
1000 Dutch Ridge Road
Beaver, Pennsylvania 15009

Sibling & Adult Tours of the Maternity Unit

Dates:

December 04 - December 04

Time:

6 PM - 8 PM

Location:

Heritage Valley Sewickley

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For expectant parents - Includes tour of birthing rooms, labor and delivery, the nursery and the post-partum unit.

For siblings - Specially designed presentation for siblings 3 years and older. Children see where mom will be after the baby is born, look at newborns in the nursery, and learn what infants are capable of doing. Sibling class held at Heritage Valley Sewickley only. 

Sibling Tour:  6:00 pm

Adult Tour:  7:00 pm

Venue:

Heritage Valley Sewickley
720 Blackburn Road, Sewickley PA
Sewickley, Pennsylvania 15143
(412) 741-6600

All Day Prenatal Class

Dates:

December 06 - December 06

Time:

8:30 AM - 4 PM

Location:

Heritage Valley Sewickley

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One-day class provides an overview of labor and delivery, anesthesia options, postpartum care, newborn care, safety and nutrition, along with a tour of the maternity center. 

Location:  4th Floor Conference Center

Venue:

Heritage Valley Sewickley
720 Blackburn Road, Sewickley PA
Sewickley, Pennsylvania 15143
(412) 741-6600

Hope Bariatric Weight Loss Surgery Support Group

Dates:

December 08 - December 08

Time:

6 PM - 7 PM

Location:

Heritage Valley Sewickley

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Hope Bariatrics Weight Loss Support group meets on a monthly basis at Heritage Valley Sewickley. For more information call Hope Bariatrics at 412.741.8862.

Location:  4th Floor Conference Room

Venue:

Heritage Valley Sewickley
720 Blackburn Road, Sewickley PA
Sewickley, Pennsylvania 15143
(412) 741-6600

Pregnancy & Infant Loss Support Group

Dates:

December 08 - December 08

Time:

7 PM - 8:30 PM

Location:

Heritage Valley Sewickley

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The pregnancy and infant loss support group offers a warm, accepting atmosphere for parents dealing with the loss of an infant. A variety of subjects are covered in this support group, including: The stages of grief

  • What to expect
  • Practical coping techniques
  • How to respond to other family members (including children, spouses, and older parents). 

The group meets the second Monday of each month between 7:00 pm and 8:30 pm.

Please call 412.749.7625 with questions. 

Location:  Small Dining Room 3rd floor

Venue:

Heritage Valley Sewickley
720 Blackburn Road, Sewickley PA
Sewickley, Pennsylvania 15143
(412) 741-6600

Hope Bariatrics Pre-Operative Informational Seminar December 10

Dates:

December 10 - December 10

Time:

10 AM - 11 AM

Location:

Hope Bariatrics

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Interested candidates MUST attend a per-operative patient information session prior to having a first appointment with one of the surgeons. The meetings are free and held monthly. For more information call Hope Bariatrics at 412.741.8862 or visit their website at www.hopebariatrics.com.

Venue:

Hope Bariatrics
111 Hazel Lane
Sewickley, Pennsylvania 15143
http://hopebariatrics.com/ 412.741.8862

Breastfeeding Moms Network December 11

Dates:

December 11 - December 11

Time:

6 PM - 8 PM

Location:

Heritage Valley Sewickley

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Location:  Maternal Child Health Classroom

Venue:

Heritage Valley Sewickley
720 Blackburn Road, Sewickley PA
Sewickley, Pennsylvania 15143
(412) 741-6600

Joint Replacement Education Class

Dates:

December 16 - December 16

Time:

4 PM - 5 PM

Location:

Heritage Valley Beaver

LEARN MORE

The class prepares patients and their families for the “pathway to recovery” after total joint replacement surgery. The class includes:

  • Ways to prepare the home for safety and comfort after discharge
  • A checklist of what is needed before surgery
  • Methods of pain management
  • Activities
  • Diet
  • Pre-op and post-op exercises
  • Outpatient physical therapy locations
  • Role of a support person through the recovery phase
  • Equipment needed at home

The group setting provides a supportive atmosphere where information and stories are shared. During class you will have the opportunity to meet members of the orthopedic team and ask questions.

Studies show that one of the major factors in a successful recovery from surgery is knowing what to expect during your hospital stay and when you go home. Family members and support persons are strongly encouraged to attend. For more information contact:

Heritage Valley Sewickley Classes
Kathy Valenty, RN, MSN
412.749.7474

Heritage Valley Beaver Classes
Lynne Campbell, RN
724.773.1959

Venue:

Heritage Valley Beaver
1000 Dutch Ridge Road
Beaver, Pennsylvania 15009

Weight Loss Surgery Seminar

Dates:

December 18 - December 18

Time:

11 AM - 12 PM

Location:

Edgeworth Square

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Weight Loss Surgery Seminar

Venue:

Edgeworth Square
111 Hazel Lane
Sewickley, Pennsylvania 15143
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