Free Medicication Seminar Helps Seniors Live Life to the Fullest

For Immediate Release – To lead a healthy lifestyle it is important for seniors to understand and properly manage their medications. Dr. Christine O’Neil of Duquesne University School of Pharmacy will present a discussion titled “Medication Management for Seniors” at 3:00 p.m. Wednesday, April 17 in the Chapel of Divine Compassion at St. Barnabas Nursing Home, 5827 Meridian Road. She will cover how medications affect seniors’ personal health and wellness.

The talk is part of the Healthy Lifestyle Series, which is offered to educate St. Barnabas residents and the public about health topics. There is no charge and refreshments will be served. For more information, contact Anne Nelson at 724-687-9240 or anelson@stbarnabashealthsystem.com.

About St. Barnabas:
St. Barnabas Health System is Pennsylvania’s largest health care concern of its kind.  In its 113th year, St. Barnabas is like no other – diverse and expansive – meeting the needs of young retirees through those who require hospice. St. Barnabas’ spectrum of care includes four retirement communities, three living assistance facilities, two skilled nursing homes, and a community outpatient medical center. Providing $4.5 million in free care annually, St. Barnabas engages in innovative methods to raise money for its Free Care Fund such as The Jackie Evancho award in its Kean Quest Talent Search, The Kean Theatre, The Crystal Conservatories, Rudolph Auto Repair and Beautiful Buys.  For more information on St. Barnabas visit www.StBarnabasHealthSystem.com.

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