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2018 Meeting Schedule

We meet in even numbered months (February, April, June, August, October, and December) on the third Thursday of each month and start at 7:30 P.M. During the odd numbered months, we meet around 6:00 at various restaurants, or for our Annual Picnic. Come join us for a snack and social time prior to the meeting at 7:15. Regular meetings focus on group support and education. Special meetings and activities are listed below in bold italics.

Location: Bethesda North Hospital (Map)
10500 Montgomery Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45242
Enter main lobby and go to the Golder II room on the 2nd floor.
The room is straight across from the elevator.
Our meeting is listed as a "Seniority-Ostomy Community Wellness Meeting",
but you don't have to be a senior to attend our meeting.

Meeting Cancellations due to Weather: Check the Home Web Page, Watch for a mass email, or
Call the Voicemail (513) 202-3345. Let us know if you want to be put on the
Meeting Cancellation Call List.

Westside Ostomy Support Group Weekday Afternoon Meeting Schedule.

Eastside Ostomy Support Group Weekday Afternoon Meeting Schedule.

DATE MEETING TOPIC WOCN/RNET NURSE
Westside
January 16
Westside Group meets Tuesday 1:30-2:30 PM at
Mercy Hospital-West
Shay Johnson (389-5067)
Eastside
February 9
Eastside Group meets Friday 1:00-3:00 PM at
Mercy - Clermont Hospital
Cindy Grogan (732-8711)
February 15 "Roundtable Discussions"

WOCN Lynne Cowley, and Jessica Jay from Supplier B Braun Medical will be with us to answer questions and join in the discussions.
Lynne Cowley
Good Samaritan Hospital
Westside
March 20
Westside Group meets Tuesday 1:30-2:30 PM at
Mercy Hospital-West
Shay Johnson (389-5067)
Eastside
April 13
Eastside Group meets Friday 1:00-3:00 PM at
Mercy - Clermont Hospital
Cindy Grogan (732-8711)
April 19 Topic: "Ostomy Equipment & Supplies"
Laura Lockwood from Coloplast
Rita Pochard
University of Cincinnati Medical Center
Westside
May 15
Westside Group meets Tuesday 1:30-2:30 PM at
Mercy Hospital-West
Shay Johnson (389-5067)
June 21 Spring Ice Cream Social
presented by Hollister
Topic: "The Parastomal Hernia"
Jonathan R. Snyder, MD- UC Physicians Division of Colorectal surgery
Nancy Brown
University of Cincinnati Medical Center
Westside Off for Summer Westside Group meets Tuesday 1:30-2:30 PM at
Mercy Hospital-West
Shay Johnson (389-5067)
Eastside
August 10
Eastside Group meets Friday 1:00-3:00 PM at
Mercy - Clermont Hospital
Cindy Grogan (732-8711)
August 16

Topic: "TBD"

Dr. Sally Arnold
The Christ Hospital Wound and Ostomy Care
Westside
September 18
Westside Group meets Tuesday 1:30-2:30 PM at
Mercy Hospital-West
Shay Johnson (389-5067)
September 20 (Tentative)
Chapter Picnic
5:30 till 9:00 PM

Call (513) 202-3345 to RSVP if possible
Weller Park on Weller Road in Montgomery
THANK YOU to ConvaTec for sponsoring our dinner!
Please RSVP to Marlene or our voice mail (513-202-3345), so we can get a count for buying the chicken. Also let her know what side dish or desert you plan to bring, to avoid too many duplicates
Kathy Lauer
Daniel Drake Hospital
Eastside
October 12
Eastside Group meets Friday 1:00-3:00 PM at
Mercy - Clermont Hospital
Cindy Grogan (732-8711)
October 18 "Manufacturer's Night"
Suppliers and Manufacturers Represented:
Birchwood Lab, Inc. (B-Sure)Bruce Medical SupplyByram HealthcareCardinal HealthCelebration Ostomy Support BeltChoice Physical TherapyColo-MajicColoplastConvatecCool WaferEdgepark Medical SuppliesFortis Medical ProductsH2ORS Oral Rehydration SolutionHollisterHy TapeMark Drug Medical SupplyMarlenMF MedicalMy CoverallsNa'ScentNu-HopeOptions built-in Ostomy Barrier/SupportOsto-EZ-VentOsto FreshOstomies AlertOsto mysecret'sParthenonPerfect ChoicePPS Healthcare Medical SupplySafe n' SimpleSecuri-T USAShield HealthcareTri- Healthcare
Lisa Berning
Good Samaritan Hospital
Kinda Walden
UC Health University Hospital
Monica Koch
Good Samaritan Hospital
Patti Burke
Bethesda North Hospital
Westside
November 20
Westside Group meets Tuesday 1:30-2:30 PM at
Mercy Hospital-West
Shay Johnson (389-5067)
Eastside
December 14
Eastside Group meets Friday 1:00-3:00 PM at
Mercy - Clermont Hospital
Cindy Grogan (732-8711)
December 20 "Holiday Party" Kinda Walden
Nancy Brown

UC Health University Hospital
2017 Meeting Schedule