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Dec 2020

Breastfeeding Basics and Beyond – Virtual Only

Dec 30 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
$20 8 tickets left

In this class you will learn about breastfeeding your baby as recommended by all of the world’s health organizations. We recommend that all first-time parents take this in-depth class to help mothers get off to a better start with breastfeeding. Topics include the benefits of breastfeeding, breast anatomy, feeding cues, establishing a good latch, nursing positions, ways for partners to support and be involved in breastfeeding, breast pumping and breast milk storage, breastfeeding tips and available breastfeeding supplies and resources. It…

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Canceled: Heart Failure Support Group – Virtual Only

Dec 30 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Free

This group is open to all heart failure patients and their families. You will learn about managing and living well with heart failure in a supportive group environment. We meet the last Wednesday of every month. Video enabled attendance is available. Patients can access remotely and join from any video-enabled device (smart phone, iPad, laptop, or webcam/desktop). Upon registering, you will receive instructions on how to virtually connect. There is no charge to attend this class. Please register below.

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Breast Cancer Newly Diagnosed Orientation Class – Virtual Only

Dec 29 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Free 15 tickets left

Renown Institute for Cancer offers one hour classes weekly to newly diagnosed breast cancer patients and their families. Classes are facilitated by an oncology nurse navigator, social worker, physical therapist and surgical nurses. In this class you will: Meet your navigator and learn about cancer support services available to you Hear about pre-surgery instructions and your pre-admit appointment Receive education in prehabilitation and lymphedema prevention Have your questions answered about treatment, including chemotherapy, biotherapy, immunotherapy, radiation therapy and clinical trials…

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Cancer Support Workshop 2: Mind-Body Techniques to Lessen Side Effects of Radiation Therapy – Virtual Only

Dec 28 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

                Renown Institute for Cancer is teaming up with Renie Anderson, a trained and certified expert in cancer treatment side effect management. Attend this workshop and learn mind-body techniques to help with reducing anxiety, feeling calmer, visualizing your treatment in a healing way and enhancing healing through activities that will bring you relief. This workshop includes: Helping patients feel more connected.  Helping to reduce fight/flight response and helping patients feel more at ease.…

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Cancelled: Quit Tobacco Class

Dec 23 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Renown Regional Medical Center – Roseview Tower – Third Floor Conference Room, 1155 Mill Street - Institute for Cancer Entrance
Reno, NV 89502 United States
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Free

PLEASE NOTE: Masks will be required for all attendees to wear for the duration of time that they are on site for their class/meeting/event. We will be practicing 6ft of social distancing for attendees & instructors. Registrations are required for social distancing purposes. Join us for a free Quit Tobacco Class courtesy of Renown Health. This class is offered to patients who want to learn the risks of smoking and the benefits of quitting.  Participants will also receive a brief…

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Breast Cancer Newly Diagnosed Orientation Class – Virtual Only

Dec 22 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Free 15 tickets left

Renown Institute for Cancer offers one hour classes weekly to newly diagnosed breast cancer patients and their families. Classes are facilitated by an oncology nurse navigator, social worker, physical therapist and surgical nurses. In this class you will: Meet your navigator and learn about cancer support services available to you Hear about pre-surgery instructions and your pre-admit appointment Receive education in prehabilitation and lymphedema prevention Have your questions answered about treatment, including chemotherapy, biotherapy, immunotherapy, radiation therapy and clinical trials…

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Prepare to Care: Presented by AARP

Dec 21 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Renown Regional Medical Center – Artisans Room 107, Center for Advanced Medicine C, 75 Pringle Way, Reno, NV 89502, USA
Reno, NV 89502 United States
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Free 15 tickets left

PLEASE NOTE: Masks will be required for all attendees to wear for the duration of time that they are on site for their class/meeting/event. We will be practicing 6ft of social distancing for attendees & instructors. Registrations are required for social distancing purposes. This is a class for new family caregivers. The class is based on the AARP's "Prepare to Care" curriculum and will be lead by AARP volunteers to help caregivers know about resources, caregiving, legal and financial planning…

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Total Joint Replacement Class – Virtual Only

Dec 21 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Free 15 tickets left

Joint pain can affect all aspects of life. Renown Health offers educational classes taught by experts if you're considering total joint replacement surgery to help you with the following: Understand your procedure including basic anatomy and explanation of surgical intervention Prepare for surgery including home setup, preoperative and pre-admit appointments Know about your hospital stay including infection prevention, early mobility, physical and occupational therapy and adaptive equipment Understand what happens after surgery including recovery, medical management, post-operative therapy and/or exercises,…

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Cancer Support Workshop 1: Mind-Body Techniques to Lessen Side Effects of Chemotherapy – Virtual Only

Dec 21 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

              Renown Institute for Cancer is teaming up with Renie Anderson, a trained and certified expert in cancer treatment side effect management. Attend this workshop and learn mind-body techniques to help with reducing anxiety, feeling calmer, visualizing your treatment in a healing way and enhancing healing through activities that will bring you relief. This workshop includes: Helping patients feel more connected.  Helping to reduce fight/flight response and helping patients feel more at ease. Explaining…

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Nurturing your Newborn – Virtual Only

Dec 20 @ 10:00 am - 3:30 pm
$30.00 8 tickets left

Please note: This class is a 2 in 1 class that includes the Newborn Care Class and Breastfeeding Basics and Beyond. The morning portion of this class will include breastfeeding benefits and techniques, the physiology of making milk, positioning and latch, how to know baby is getting enough milk, keeping up your milk supply, where to go for help, learn about our lactation consultants and breastfeeding forums. Pump rentals and a visit to our Lactation Connection resource center are also…

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