Navigating Parkinson’s at the Hospital
June 20, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm| Free
The Parkinson Association of the Carolinas will be hosting a “Navigating Parkinson’s at the Hospital” on Thursday, June 20, 2019, from 1:00 – 3:00 pm at Myers Park Baptist Church in Shalom Hall (1900 Queens Road, Charlotte, NC 28207). This FREE event is for professionals who work with people with Parkinson’s OR Parkinson’s patients and caregivers that do not know about the “Aware In Care” kit.
Diana Parrish, Community Development Manager with the Parkinson Foundation, will share information about the Foundation’s “Aware in Care” kit, and Dr. James Battista, Movement Disorder and Parkinson’s Specialist with Novant, will talk about the importance of receiving medications on time for people with Parkinson’s.
The Parkinson Foundation’s Aware In Care Kits were designed to help people with Parkinson’s disease (PD) get the best care possible during a hospital stay. These kits are FREE and can be requested by calling the Parkinson Foundation at: 1-800-4PD-INFO (473-4636).
For more information or to register for this event, visit: https://www.parkinsonassociation.org/programs-events/navpd or call the Parkinson Association of the Carolinas at (704) 248-3722.