Health
Thursday, February 23, 2017
 
Bariatric Support Group Nanticoke Weight Loss & General Surgery hosts bariatric support groups the first Tuesday of each month from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. and the fourth Monday of each month from 6 to 7 p.m. in the Medical Staff Conference Room at Nanticoke Memorial Hospital. Meetings will be held in March on Tuesday, March 7 and Monday, March 27. This free support group is designed to provide education and support to patients before and after their bariatric weight loss surgery and is open to the public. Support group meetings will consist of guest speakers and presentations to provide information about nutrition, supplements, exercise and behavior modifications. Patients and their spouses, family members or friends are welcome to attend. Registration is not required. For more information, visit www.nanticokeweightloss.org or call 536-5395.

Be Strong workshop On Tuesday, March 7 at 3 p.m., Cancer Support Community DE and Nanticoke Cancer Care Center will collaborate to offer Be Strong, a gentle conditioning class that will help you regain strength and feel more energized.

Jo Allegro-Smith, BS, MS, health and wellness coach, will lead you through a strengthening program using stretchable bands. This free, informative workshop will be held at the Nanticoke Cancer Care Center, 801 Middleford Rd., Seaford, in the Resource Library. Refreshments will be provided. Register at 645-9150 in advance to reserve your spot.

Alley named VP of Human Resources Nanticoke Health Services is pleased to announce that Traci Alley, MSM, PHR, SHRM-CP, has been named vice president of Human Resources. Alley will oversee the day-to-day operations of Nanticokes Human Resources Department and centralize Nanticokes organizational development activities. Alley has over 16 years of experience in business and human resource management and is a Society for Human Resource Management Certified Professional (SHRM-CP) and a certified Professional in Human Resources (PHR). She earned her master of science in management with a concentration in human resource management from Wilmington University in Wilmington.