Thursday, February 22, 2018

UPDATE – Thursday, February 22, 2018 (3:45 p.m.)

MIDDLETOWN

The Middlesex Hospital Emergency Department in Middletown is currently closed and will remain closed until further notice. We hope to open it again as soon as possible.

Non-emergent surgeries are canceled for tomorrow, Friday, February 23.

All outpatient radiology tests are canceled at the Hospital in Middletown tomorrow, Friday, February 23.

Patients can get lab tests at the Outpatient Center, 534 Saybrook Road in Middletown; at the Marlborough Medical Center in Marlborough; or at the Shoreline Medical Center in Westbrook. However, they should not come to the Hospital.

Visitors are currently not allowed to visit patients at the Hospital, except for special circumstances.

 

Thursday, February 22, 2018 (11:00 a.m.)

MIDDLETOWN

All patients and staff at Middlesex Hospital are all accounted for and safe.

  • All Outpatient Services at the Hospital in Middletown have been suspended until further notice.
  • The Emergency Department in Middletown is closed until further notice.

Employees are to report for their regularly scheduled shifts.

 

All other Middlesex Health System locations are operating on regular schedules.

On-Site Training & Evaluations

In coordination with the Middlesex Hospital Physical, Occupational Therapy and Nutrition Departments, we offer a variety of assessment and training sessions geared towards managers, supervisors, and employees.  

 Some topics include:

 Management Targeted In-services

  •  Injury prevention/anti fatigue equipment
  •  How to assess and implement ergonomic changes with your staff
  •  Re-integration of an injured worker into your workforce without re injury

 Worker Targeted In-services

  •  Repetitive injury prevention
  •  Exercises to prevent injury
  •  Body mechanics for standing jobs
  •  Body mechanics for lifting
  •  Sitting and Standing posture
  •  Computer workstation setup

Nutrition Topics for Health/Wellness and Reducing Risk of Chronic Diseases

Fruit

  •  Planning regular, balanced meals to maintain health and reduce risk of disease
  • Weight management
  • Heart Healthy diet guidelines
  • Healthy snacks for kids and/or smart snacking for adults
  • Smart beverage choices to stay hydrated
  • Dining out strategies to prevent weight gain                                                                                  
  • Reading the food label to make informed food choices
  • Irritable bowel syndrome – fiber in the diet and probiotic supplements
  • GERD (acid reflux) – diet/lifestyle guidelines
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Reducing osteoporosis – building better bones with calcium and vitamin D 
  • Vegetarian eating – healthy, plant based meals
  • Low sodium diet strategies – healthy, flavorful condiments
  • Dessert options – low fat and low calorie
  • Healthy recipe modifications for cooking and baking
  • Healthy pregnancy diet guidelines
  • Sports nutrition
  • Organic foods

 

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