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n Jacquelyn Paykel, MD, and Kelly Richards, FNP-BC, APNP


A Close-Up Look at the Women’s Health Center


J Thursday, May 3, 4-7 p.m., and Saturday, May 5, 9 a.m.-noon


oin in the fun at these open house events at the Women’s Health Center of Froedtert Health Community Memorial Hospital. Te events include tours of the Breast Care Center, mammography and perinatology areas, light refreshments


and complimentary wellness services. Information will be available about the Women’s Health Center osteoporosis program, heart risk assessments and more.


Also, meet some of the center’s specially trained physicians, nurse practitioners, registered nurses and other health care staff:


• On Tursday, May 3, meet Jacquelyn Paykel, MD, a Medical College of Wisconsin obstetrician/gynecologist who is fellowship-trained in integrative medicine. In her


practice, she combines conventional medical strategies with alternative and complementary approaches. Dr. Paykel, medical director of the center, will discuss hormone therapy at 4:30 p.m., 5:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.


• On Saturday, May 5, meet Kelly Richards FNP-BC, APNP. Richards is a board-certified family nurse practitioner and advanced practice nurse prescriber who assists patients in evaluating their needs and directing them when necessary to additional treatment. Richards will discuss the optimal schedule of health screening for women at 9:30 a.m., 10:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m.


No registration is required to attend the open house events.


To make an appointment at the Community Memorial Hospital Women’s Health Center, call 414-777-1900. For referrals to specialty physicians, including obstetrician/gynecologists, call Careconnection at 262-251-1001 or 800-246-8332. n


Dispose of Unused Medication Safely


Saturday, April 28, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. S


afely disposing of expired or unwanted prescription and over-the-counter medications helps reduce groundwater and drinking water contamination and possible harm to


children and pets if taken accidentally.


A medication collection event will take place in Froedtert Health Community Memorial Hospital’s parking lot. Te program will accept prescription and over-the-counter medications, ointments, sprays, inhalers, creams, vials, herbals and pet medications. Tey must be in their original packaging or prescription bottle. Te event is in collaboration with the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration’s National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day. n


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