Mercy Fitzgerald Hosts Comprehensive Bariatric Events in November
Darby, Pa. (November 5, 2018): In November, Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital will host free community events to help weight-loss surgery patients achieve healthy lifestyles. Each month, Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital offers a series of comprehensive events to help improve and maintain the overall health of bariatric surgery patients.
On November 6, Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital will host a bariatric information session to educate patients about life-changing weight-loss surgery options and support services. Patients also will have the opportunity to meet Mercy’s bariatric surgeons. The information session will take place from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Registration is required. To register, call 1.855.LESS.YOU or visit www.mercyhealth.org/services/bariatrics/free-information-session.
On November 12 and 26, Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital will host bariatric nutrition classes to help patients construct a healthy dietary plan and successfully keep off excess weight. The classes will meet from 4:30 to 5 p.m. Registration is not required.
Also on November 12, Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital will host a bariatric support group meeting for patients to share stories about their weight-loss journeys and offer each other advice. The group will meet from 5 to 6 p.m. Registration is not required.
The events will take place in Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital’s Sister Marie Lenahan Wellness Center, located at 1503 Lansdowne Ave., Darby, Pa. For more information about these events, call 610.237.3641.