Thursday, November 8, 2001
NMH adds Anthrax to Speakers Bureau Lineup
Nanticoke Memorial Hospital’s Speakers Bureau now includes a presentation on Anthrax. This program, along with several other health related topics, is offered to the community at no cost.

The program entitled: “Anthrax” — The Facts You Need to Know — provides information on:

- What is Anthrax?
- Where Does It Come From?
- What are the Symptoms?
- How is it Spread?
- The Treatment of Anthrax?
- What to do if you suspect an exposure?

Ms. Sharon Hamblin, a Registered Nurse and Corporate Educator at Nanticoke Memorial Hospital, will present the program. Ms. Hamblin was recently invited by the State EMS Director to participate in a training seminar focused on providing assistance to Federal, state and local emergency responders in preparing for and responding to terrorist incidents. She recently completed a training program involving Anthrax and was appointed to the position of Sussex County trainer.

Any organization or business interested in scheduling an onsite presentation should contact Nanticoke’s Speakers Bureau at 302-629-6611, extension 2404.

Alzheimer’s Caregivers
Alzheimer’s Caregivers Support Group meet each month on the second Tuesday, at 1:30 p.m., a support group for people who are caring for family members with Alzheimer’s disease meets at the Methodist Manor House, 1001 Middleford Road, in Seaford. Free. Next meeting will be Nov. 13. Call (302) 629-4593 for more information.

Support Group meets
The Sussex Fibromyalgia Support Group will hold its monthly meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 13, at 7 p.m. at the Methodist Manor House, 1001 Middleford Road, Seaford in the Wesley Wellness Center, Inservice Room. Friends and relatives are welcome. For further information, call Jonathan Souder at 629-4593.

Teske awarded certification
Carolyn M. Teske, human resources manager at Methodist Manor House on Middleford Road, Seaford, has been certified as a Senior Professional in Human Resources. Meeting the exacting coursework, leadership, and professional experience standards of the National Human Resources Certification Institute, Teske’s senior status is “a monumental accomplishment,” says Don Hagermann, vice-president for human resources at Peninsula United Methodist Homes, Inc., owner-operator of Manor House.