Community Health Resource Center
The Community Health Resource Center at Mount Carmel West brings together a variety of health, educational and support resources to the local community, patients and their families, Mount Carmel colleagues and physicians.
The goal of the Community Health Resource Center is to engage the community and provide education, health and wellness serivces to the entire community, with a special focus on Franklinton and the communities around Mount Carmel West. In moving healthcare information and education beyond the traditional hospital setting, the goal is to better prevent and manage chronic medical conditions, encourage healthy lifestyle habits and promotes holistic wellness - resulting in a healthier community.
Mount Carmel's Community Health Resource Center is a referral center for the entire community. It features a state-of-the-art Consumer Health Library, demonstration kitchen and numerous health and wellness services.
The new Community Health Resource Center features:
- Consumer Health Library
- Cooking Classes
- Breastfeeding Support Group
- Childbirth Education
- Cancer Services - Oncology Nurse Navigators
- Center for Healthy Families - Patient Education Support Group
- Diabetes Support Group
- Tai Chi for Balance
- Community Meetings
- Relaxation, Stress Management and Mindfulness