Hospital Hosts Free Lymphedema Management Seminar

November 15, 2012

Geisinger-Lewistown Hospital’s Community Cancer Treatment Center is hosting a Free Lymphedema Management Lecture on Wednesday, December 12, 2012, 6:00-7:00 p.m. in Geisinger-Lewistown Hospital’s 4th floor classroom.

Nicole Steele, MOT, OTR/L, CLT, and Golden Living Center William Penn’s Rehab Program Coordinator will be speaking about the anatomy and physiology of the lymphatic system, signs and symptoms of lymphedema, causes of lymphedema, as well as treatment and maintenance following therapy.  

All qualified attendees will receive a free lymphedema medical alert bracelet. Light refreshments will also be available. To register for this event, please call (717) 242-7464. For any questions, please call or visit www.lewistownhospital.org.