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Foot health lectures May 14, 27

Employees are invited to a lecture, "Stepping Toward Healthier Feet," 4:30 - 5:30 pm Thursday, May 14, 55 Park St. auditorium, and 5:30 - 6:30 pm Wednesday, May 27, Cronin Auditorium, Saint Raphael Campus. Steven Vyce, DPM, chief of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery, and Bruce Jacobsen, physical therapist, coordinator of Industrial Rehabilitation Services, will discuss common foot conditions and causes, basic foot care and choosing appropriate foot wear.

The lecture is the first in a series for employees on overall well-being sponsored by the livingwellcares wellness coordinators. For information or to register, call Brieanna Casperson, 203.200.2758, for the Park Street lecture, or Lauren Horner, 203.680.2716, for the SRC lecture.



May 21 play deals with mental health

"Some of the Side Effects," a one-man theater piece, will be held 5:30 - 7:30 pm Thursday, May 21, in the 55 Park St. auditorium. The event is free and open to the public. The fast-paced, dark comedy details playwright and star David Shaw's experiences with the mental healthcare system. Yale New Haven Psychiatric Hospital is among the sponsors of the event, held in honor of Mental Health Awareness Month.



Corporate Compliance training brochure available

A brochure outlining the Office of Privacy and Corporate Compliance's training programs is available on the Corporate Compliance page on the Yale New Haven Health System intranet. The brochure includes information on instructor-led training, online learning and educational resources that cover patient information privacy and security, billing, coding and documentation accuracy, code of conduct, policies and procedures, conflict of interest, gifts and gratuities and other topics.



Upcoming health lectures

To register, visit the events page or call the phone number listed for the event.

Pictures from the Heart/Cardiac Imaging
6 - 7 pm Wednesday, May 13
Cronin Auditorium, Saint Raphael Campus

3D Mammography & Whole-Breast Ultrasound 7 - 8:30 pm Wednesday, May 13 Cheshire Public Library, 104 Main St.

Female Pelvic Disorders
6 - 7 pm Wednesday, May 20
Cronin Auditorium, Saint Raphael Campus