All Events and Health Talks

Gig Harbor Health & Safety Expo  

Date: Saturday, March 7, 2015
Time: 9 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Location: Gig Harbor Fire & Medic One,
10222 Bujacich Road N.W.,
Gig Harbor, WA

This community event, specifically for the residents of the Gig Harbor Peninsula, provides a wide variety of health screening and safety information for attendees. All screening and information is free and there is no appointment necessary. More information at www.gigharborfire.org.


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Joshua A. Johnston, MD

Date:Joshua Johnston, MD Tuesday, March 10, 2015
Time: 6 - 7:30 p.m.
Location: Tacoma Country & Golf Club
13204 Country Club Dr. S.W.
Lakewood, WA 98498

Cost:  Free

Registration: Register online or call toll-free 1-888-825-3227
Seating is limited and registration is required.

Want to get back to enjoying the activities you love? If you have hip pain due to arthritis, a fracture or another condition, join orthopedic surgeon, Joshua A. Johnston, MD, for this free talk. You’ll hear about the latest innovations in minimally invasive surgical techniques that are helping patients heal faster, experience less pain and increase motion. Topics will include hip reconstruction, hip replacement and arthroscopy.


St. Joseph Medical Center Blood Drive

Giving BloodDate: Tuesday, March 31
Time: noon - 5 p.m.
Location: Lagerquist Conference Room B,
St. Joseph Medical Center,
1717 S. J St.,
Tacoma, WA 98405

Cost: Free

Help us save lives by giving the gift of life. It’s easy and fast, and you’ll get a snack for your efforts. Walk-ins welcome! Open to the public. Come by during your lunch, or before or after your shift. Our goal is to have 50 donors. Please try and sign up in advance by calling 1-877-24-BLOOD. CHI Franciscan Health and Cascade Regional Blood Services appreciate your support.