Whidbey General Hospital

Whidbey General Classes & Events

Whidbey General Community Outreach is committed to a healthier, happier you. We offer events, classes and one-on-one consultations to help you achieve and maintain optimal health. Whether preparing for a new baby, managing diabetes or looking for stress management education, we have the resources you need.

Line Goulet, Certified Diabetes EducatorWhidbey General promotes safety, health and vitality in our community.

Our classes address topics such as quitting tobacco, preventing diabetes, planning for future medical care and achieving wellness through healthy eating and exercise.

We also sponsor community events such as bike helmet fittings and car seat safety checks.

Many of our classes and activities are offered at no cost.

Learn about classes, activities and related resources by using the links at left.

Heartwise Coordinator Janie Keilwitz, RN, MNWhidbey General clinicians attend events such as the Relay for Life, Island County Fair, Heart of a Woman Red Dress Ball, Jingle Bell Run and Uniquely Whidbey Trade Fair to provide:

    • Blood pressure screenings
    • Information and advice on injury and disease prevention in both adults and children
    • Helpful items such as bicycle helmets, first aid kits or hand gel

At these events you will learn more about your public district hospital and about the vital role you play in shaping the services we provide.

I encourage you to visit these pages frequently for updates. If you like what you see, consider sharing this information with friends and family.

Michele Renninger, RNHere’s to a healthier you!

Michele Renninger, RN
Community Outreach Director
Whidbey General Hospital

Programs on topics such as heart health, preventing falls and quitting tobacco can often be tailored to your church, business or service organization.

To discuss any of the items listed, or to learn how you may schedule a health education program for your group, please call me at 360-321-7656, ext. 2136 or 360-678-7656, ext. 2136. Or email communityoutreach@whidbeygen.org.

 

 

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