Senior Advantage Calendar of Events

To register for any of these events, please call 702-388-4888. You can also register online.


Events in the Community

Dancing with the Seniors

Learn a popular ballroom dance from a professional ballroom dancer. You will learn at your own speed and are encouraged to invite friends 55+ to participate.

Date: Friday, August 24
Time: 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Location: East Las Vegas Community Center, Ballroom

Refreshments are included.

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Centennial Hills Hospital

AARP Smart Driver Class

Dates: August 14, October 9, December 11
Time: 9 a.m. - 1 - p.m.
Location: Centennial Hills Hospital, Conference Room 2
Cost: $15 per person for AARP members, $20 per person for non-members.

Refreshments will be served.

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COPD

Henry Clay, RT, Senior Clinical Coordinator, will discuss COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease), including signs, symptoms, treatments and available support groups.

Date: Friday September 21
Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Location: Centennial Hills Hospital, Conference Room 1 and 2

Lunch is included for all attendees.

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Infection Prevention

Infection Prevention Manager Grace Hoyt will discuss infection prevention when being a patient or visitor at our hospital. Learn how to help protect yourself from infection in and out of the hospital.

Date: Friday October 5
Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Location: Centennial Hills Hospital, Conference Room 1 and 2

Lunch is included for all attendees.

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Desert Springs Hospital

AARP Smart Driver Class

Dates: August 21, September 18, October 16, November 20, December 18
Time: 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Location: Desert Springs Hospital, South Magna Room
Cost: $15 per person for AARP members, $20 per person for non-members.

Refreshments will be served.

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Stop the Bleed

This course is designed to teach you what to do in the event of a life-threatening bleeding emergency and can save lives. Similar to how one learns to perform CPR, one can also learn proper bleeding control techniques, including how to use their hands, dressings and tourniquets.

Date: Tuesday, September 11
Time: 11:30 a.m - 1 p.m.
Location: Desert Springs Hospital, South Magna Conference Center

Lunch is included for all attendees.

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Hernias: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

Join our surgical experts to learn about this common, but poorly understood condition. Topics will include the importance of early detection and the latest minimally invasive procedures for hernia repair.

Date: Tuesday, October 23
Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Location: Desert Springs Hospital, South Magna Conference Room

Lunch is included for all attendees.

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Let's Get to the Bottom of Things

Many colorectal cancers can be prevented through regular screening. Come learn about the importance of colonoscopy screening as well as bowel incontinence.

Date: Tuesday, November 13
Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Location: Desert Springs Hospital, South Magna Conference Room

Lunch is included for all attendees.

Register online


Henderson Hospital

AARP Smart Driver Class

Date: September 28, November 30
Time: 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Location: Henderson Hospital, Anthem and Tuscany Conference Room
Cost: $15 per person for AARP members, $20 per person for non-members.

Refreshments will be served.

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What to Expect in the ER

ER Director Stephanie Petras will discuss when to come to the ER, when to call 911 and what to expect once you arrive. You'll also learn about our new freestanding ER.

Lunch is included for all attendees.

Date: Monday, August 13
Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Location: Henderson Hospital, Anthem and Tuscany Conference Room

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Medicare Changes for 2019

Learn about the Medicare changes for 2019, including what plans will change and what new plans may be available. You'll also learn about open enrollment and the importance for making informed Medicare plan decisions.

Lunch is included for all attendees.

Date: Monday, September 10
Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Location: Henderson Hospital, Anthem and Tuscany Conference Room

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Spring Valley Hospital

Help for Neuropathy

David Ginsburg, MD, neurologist with Roseman Medical Group, will discuss various neuropathy treatments helpful for seniors.

Date: Monday, August 20
Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Location: Spring Valley Hospital, Conference Room B

Lunch is included for all attendees.

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AARP Smart Driver Class

Dates: August 13, October 8
Time: 9 a.m. - 1 - p.m.
Location: Spring Valley Hospital, Conference Room 2
Cost: $15 per person for AARP members, $20 per person for non-members.

Refreshments will be served.

Register Online


Summerlin Hospital

AARP Smart Driver Class

Dates: August 17, September 21, October 19, November 16, December 21
Time: 12:45 - 5 p.m.
Location: Medical Office Building Conference Room
Cost: $15 per person for AARP members, $20 per person for non-members.

Refreshments will be served.

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Heat Safety

The Las Vegas heat and sun can be dangerous if the proper precautions aren't taken! Make sure you have a fun, safe summer. Join Tedd Florenda, Meteorologist from KLAS / Ch 8 Las Vegas Now and learn about hot weather safety tips for older adults.

Date: Tuesday, August 14
Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Location: Summerlin Hospital Medical Center, Big Classroom

Lunch is included for all attendees.

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Men's Health and Wellness

Urologist Sheldon Freedman, MD, will discuss health issues affecting men over age 55, including erectile dysfunction, urinary incontinence, prostate cancer and low testosterone. He will provide suggestions for living a healthier lifestyle Dr. Freedman has over 30 years of expertise and was honored with the prestigious Patients' Choice Award.

Date: Tuesday, September 25
Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Location: Summerlin Hospital Medical Center, Big Classroom

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Stop the Bleed — Help Save Lives!

The Bleeding Control Basic Course is designed to teach participants what to do in the event of a life threatening bleeding emergency. Similar to how one learns to perform CPR, one can also learn proper bleeding control techniques, including how to use their hands for dressings and tourniquets.

Date: Tuesday, October 30
Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Location: Summerlin Hospital Medical Center, Big Classroom

Lunch is included for all attendees.

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Cath Lab Spotlight

Learn more about cardiac catheterization, a procedure in which a doctor inserts a thin, flexible tube (catheter) into the heart. This interactive presentation will also discuss the echocardiography stress test and teach hands-on CPR.

Date: Tuesday, November 27
Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Location: Summerlin Hospital Medical Center, Big Classroom

Lunch is included for all attendees.

Register online


Valley Hospital

Asthma Triggers

A resident physician from Valley’s residency program will discuss adult asthma triggers and specifically how they affect Las Vegas residents.

Date: Wednesday, August 15
Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Location: Valley Hospital, Shadow Lane Conference Room

Lunch is included for all attendees.

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AARP Smart Driver Class

Dates: September 14, December 14
Time: 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Location: Valley Hospital, Shadow Lane Conference Room (First Floor)
Cost: $15 per person for AARP members, $20 per person for non-members.

Refreshments will be served.

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Finding Your Passion at Any Age

Motivational speaker Amy Frost will discuss how seniors can find passionate and meaningful work, hobbies and relationships in their later years.

Date: Wednesday, September 19
Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Location: Valley Hospital, Shadow Lane Conference Room (First Floor)

Lunch is included for attendees.

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Medicare Changes for 2019

Cornerstone Benefits Consultants will present and discuss a synopsis of the predicted and established Medicare changes for next year.

Date: Wednesday, October 17
Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Location: Valley Hospital, Main Lobby

Lunch is included for attendees.

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