Youngstown, Ohio (PRWEB) April 03, 2013
Dr. Daniel Ricchuiti, a urologist, will be the featured speaker during the April meeting of the Youngstown Area Ostomy Support Group.
Dr. Ricchuiti will discuss why and how urostomies are performed and what patients need to know about diet and medications following the procedure.
The Youngstown Area Ostomy Support Group, sponsored by Humility of Mary Health Partners, will meet from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 9, in the Cedar Room at St. Elizabeth Boardman Health Center, Boardman.
The group provides information and encouragement to individuals who have or will have ostomies.
The meeting is free and open to ostomy patients, families and friends. Refreshments are provided and parking is free. For information, call 330.480.3440.
The Youngstown Area Ostomy Support Group meets once a month at alternating locations in Trumbull and Mahoning Counties.
About Humility of Mary Health Partners
Humility of Mary Health Partners is an integrated health system located in the Youngstown/Warren area. It is a region of Catholic Health Partners (CHP) in Cincinnati, the largest health system in Ohio and one of the largest Catholic health systems in the United States. HMHP provides a full spectrum of health care services, including inpatient, outpatient, emergency, urgent care, home care and long-term care. Members are St. Elizabeth Health Center, St. Joseph Health Center, St. Elizabeth Boardman Health Center, HM Home Health Services, The Assumption Village, Humility House, Hospice of the Valley and Laurel Lake. Learn more about HMHP online at http://www.HMpartners.org.