Community events for July for PSAs.
are offered at Baptist Golden Triangle, 6:30 p.m., in the Patient Tower. Pre-registration is required. July classes will be held on the 3rd and 17th. Call the Education Department at 244-2498 or 800-544-8762, ext. 2498 or email
for more information.
Baptist offers FREE mammograms
, thanks to a grant from the Komen Foundation, to area women who are age 35 or above, have no insurance coverage for mammograms or live in Lowndes, Oktibbeha, Clay, Monroe or Chickasaw counties. Call 244-2979 to see if you qualify.
United Blood Service blood drive
will be held Friday, July 21, 11a-5:15p, Outpatient Pavilion Conference Center at Baptist Golden Triangle. All donors are encouraged to give the gift of life. For more information go to bloodhero.com.
Baptist Cancer Center
holds a support group for cancer survivors and their families the third Friday of every month from noon-1pm. The next meeting will be held July 21, room 5PT, past the gift shop. A physical therapist will discuss exercising and a speech therapist will talk about swallowing. For information call 244-2923 or 800-544-8767, ext. 2923 or email
Baptist Cancer Center offers free prostate PSA screenings
for men over 40. Screenings will take place every other month at the Columbus location (August 25th and October 27th). April PSA screenings will be held from 8-11:45a and from 1-2p. Make an appointment by calling at 244-4673 or 800-544-8767, ext. 4673 or email
Join us for a weekly education/support group meeting for people with
congestive heart failure
at Baptist Golden Triangle. Program runs on a 6-week cycle, you may begin at any time. Held each Thursday, 11am-noon, Outpatient Pavilion Board Room. For information call 244-1953 or 244-2132.
Baptist Golden Triangle offers childbirth classes
month. Classes are held on each Tuesday night at 6 p.m. To pre-register call the Education Department at 244-2498 or 800-544-8762, ext. 2498 or email
BMH-GT Diabetes Support Group
- classes are the 3rd Wed. each month, 10-11 am, room 6 PT. For more information call Lacy Smith at 244-1392 or 800-544-8767, ext. 1392 or email
Baptist Golden Triangle
is seeking caring, compassionate people to join an elite group of volunteers to help in a variety of hospital settings. For more information, call 244-1165 or email