Matter of Balance - Genesis HealthCare System - Zanesville, Ohio
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Matter of Balance

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Jun
25
Thu
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30
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Jun 25 - Jul 30, 2020
Thursdays
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Genesis Hospital Conference Room B

Genesis Trauma Services offers education to learn more about decreasing your risk for falls and to increase your balance and mobility.

Registration Details

Registration is closed.

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Fees & Payment

Free

Description

Matter of Balance

Falls are the leading cause of death for Ohioans aged 65 and older, and the majority of falls happen in your own home. 

Time

1 to 3 P.M.

Date and Location

Thursday, June 11 | Genesis Hospital Room 1N240 (ENDO)- CANCELED
Thursday, June 18 | Genesis Hospital Room E - CANCELED
Thursday, June 25 | Genesis Hospital Room B - CANCELED
Thursday, July 2 | Genesis Hospital Room E - CANCELED
Thursday, July 9 | HealthPlex Room A - CANCELED
Thursday, July 16 | Genesis Hospital Room B - CANCELED
Thursday, July 23 | HealthPlex Room F - CANCELED
Thursday, July 30 | Genesis Hospital Room C - CANCELED

Details

Over half of seniors fall annually.  As alarming as they are, these documented statistics are probably much lower than the actual number of falls as many incidents are unreported by seniors and unrecognized by family members or caregivers.  Those who fall are two to three more times more likely to fall again. It has been estimated that 20-30% of seniors fear falling and 30-50% of elders report that fear of another fall results in loss of confidence and self-imposed restriction of activities, thereby increasing the risk of falls.

Genesis Trauma Services offers education to learn more about decreasing your risk for falls and to increase your balance and mobility. Matter of Balance (MOB) classes are offered for free to Muskingum, Perry, Morgan, Noble, Coshocton and Guernsey county residents.

Matter of Balance is an eight week class that includes exercises for balance and strength as well as addressing the fear of falling.

Cost

Classes are free and meet once a week for the 8 week session. 

Registration

Registration is required.

Schedule & Location

Schedule

This event includes all of the 6 meeting times below.
Date Time Location
1. Thu, June 25 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM Genesis Hospital Conference Room B
2. Thu, July 02 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM Genesis Hospital Conference Room E
3. Thu, July 09 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM Genesis HealthPlex Room A
4. Thu, July 16 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM Genesis Hospital Conference Room B
5. Thu, July 23 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM Genesis HealthPlex Room F
6. Thu, July 30 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM Genesis Hospital Conference Room C

Location Details

  • Genesis Hospital Conference Room B
  • Genesis HealthPlex Room A
    2800 Maple Avenue
    Zanesville, OH 43701
  • Genesis HealthPlex Room F
    2800 Maple Avenue
    Zanesville, OH 43701
  • Genesis Hospital Conference Room C
  • Genesis Hospital Conference Room E

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