DE DPH Events Calendar


If you are participating in the Delaware Department of Public Health Project with Quality Insights, check here for the latest educational events, as well as an archive of past events/webinars.
 

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American Heart Association 2017 Wilmington Heart Walk
Where: Riverfront River Walk, Wilmington DE
When: Sunday, September 10, 2017
Time: 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

The Heart Walk is the American Heart Association's premiere event for raising funds to save lives from this country's #1 and #5 killers - heart disease and stroke. Designed to promote physical activity and heart-healthy living, the Heart Walk creates an environment that's fun and rewarding for the entire family. Click here for more details.
 

Kent County 

Southern Delaware Heart Walk - Dover
Where: Delaware Technical Community College, Terry Campus, Dover, DE
When: Saturday, October 14, 2017
Time: 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

The Heart Walk is the American Heart Association's premiere event for raising funds to save lives from this country's No. 1 and No. 5 killers - heart disease and stroke. Designed to promote physical activity and heart-healthy living, the Heart Walk creates an environment that's fun and rewarding for the entire family. Click here for more details.
 
STEPS Cardiovascular Clinic - Bayhealth (2 locations)
Where:  Bayhealth Physician Specialty Practices (lobby), 315 N. Carter Road, Smyrna, DE
When: Sept. 5, 2017, Oct. 3, 2017, Nov. 7, 2017, Dec. 5, 2017
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
 
Where: Wolf Creek, Building 103, Suite 2, Dover, DE
When: July 12, 2017, Aug. 9, 2017, Sept. 13, 2017, Oct. 11, 2017, Nov. 8, 2017, Dec. 13, 2017
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Your personal numbers… yes, your blood pressure, heart rate, pulse oximetry and weight can tell you a great deal about your health. That is why Bayhealth nurses take careful readings when you come to one of their STEPS clinics! The Bayhealth team strives to work with you and your physician/doctor to keep you as healthy as possible and out of the hospital. To stay in STEP, help us watch your numbers by weighing yourself, exercising regularly, watching your calorie intake and keep your doctor appointments. Click here for more details.
 

16th Annual Delaware Diabetes Wellness EXPO 2017

Where: Dover Downs Hotel and Conference Center, Dover, DE
When: Tuesday, November 14, 2017
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.


This free event brings together health care providers, businesses, diabetes-related organizations, and others to promote diabetes self-management and a healthier lifestyle for people with diabetes. Attendees can take advantage of free diabetes information, visit exhibitors, register for givaways, plus no cost health screenings, and educational information on diabetes management, nutrition, exercise and related health issues. Click here to download the Expo flyer.
 

Sussex County

STEPS Cardiovascular Clinic- Bayhealth
Where: Bayhealth Milford Memorial, Rehab Conference Room, 21 West Clarke Avenue, Milford, DE
When: Aug. 17, 2017, Sept. 21, 2017, Oct. 19, 2017, Nov. 16, 2017, Dec. 21, 2017
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Your personal numbers… yes, your blood pressure, heart rate, pulse oximitry and weight can tell you a great deal about your health. That is why Bayhealth nurses take careful readings when you come to one of our STEPS clinics!  We strive to work with you and your physician/doctor to keep you as healthy as possible and out of the hospital. To stay in STEP, help us watch your numbers by weighing yourself, exercising regularly, watching your calorie intake and keep your doctor appointments. Click here for more details.
 
2017 Southern Delaware Heart Walk - Georgetown
Where: Delaware Technical Community College, Owens Campus, 18800 Seashore Hwy, Georgetown, DE
When:  Saturday, October 21, 2017
Time: 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
 
Heart Walk is the American Heart Association's premiere event for raising funds to save lives from this country's No. 1 and No. 5 killers - heart disease and stroke. Designed to promote physical activity and heart-healthy living, the Heart Walk creates an environment that's fun and rewarding for the entire family. Click here to learn more.
 

Lunch & Learn Webinar Archive


Medication Adherence: Strategies for Improving Outcomes,
held June 16, 2016
  - Recording
  - Slide Deck
 
Hypertension Hiding in Plain Sight, held April 21, 2016
  - Recording​
  - Slide Deck
 
Measure Up Pressure Down Webinar, hosted by the American Medical Group
  - Recording

Medication Adherence, held Dec. 16, 2016
  - Recording
  - Slide Deck
 
Community Health Workers,held Nov. 17, 2015
  - Recording
  - Slide Deck
 
Teaming Up to Reverse the Diabetes Trend in Delaware: Providers & Patients Unite, held Oct. 21, 2015
  - Recording
  - Slide Deck 

Effective Use of Healthcare Resources in an Age of "New Medicine", held Sept. 22, 2015
  - Recording
  - Slide Deck 

Diabetes and Hypertension Quality Improvement Opportunity, held Sept. 3, 2015
  - Recording
  - Slide Deck​