For release: March 4, 2013|
Kelly Ward-Smith 330.344.1681, WardSmK@ccf.org
Jim Gosky 330.344.6083, email@example.com
Join Moshe Torem, MD, Chief of Integrative Medicine at Akron General, as he discusses “Preparing for Elective Surgery: Mind-Body Self-Directed Techniques” on March 21 from 7-9 p.m. at the Health & Wellness Center – West, 4125 Medina Road, Akron. Learn how to use guided imagery to help engage your mind and heal your body to get the best possible outcomes from elective surgery. All are welcome to this free presentation, courtesy of Akron General’s Integrative Medicine Committee. Please call 330-344-6361 with any questions.
About Akron General Health System
Akron General Health System is a not-for-profit healthcare organization with the mission of improving the health and lives of the people and communities it serves. Akron General Health System includes: Akron General Medical Center, a 532-registered-bed teaching and research medical center, and Edwin Shaw Rehabilitation Institute, the area’s largest provider of rehabilitation services; Akron General Partners, which includes Partners Physician Group, the Akron General Health & Wellness Centers, Lodi Community Hospital, Community Health Centers and other companies; Akron General Community Health Ventures, which includes Visiting Nurse Service and Affiliates, the largest and most comprehensive provider of home healthcare services in Ohio; and Akron General Foundation. Recently, U.S. News & World Report ranked Akron General Medical Center as the seventh best hospital in Ohio and Becker’s Hospital Review named Akron General Medical Center one of the nation’s top 100 hospitals. For more information about Akron General Health System, visit www.akrongeneral.org.