Health Observances and Recognitions
The following information is provided by the Society for Healthcare Strategy & Market Development of the American Hospital Association.
1-30: Alzheimer's and Brain Awareness Month - An opportunity to join the global conversation about the brain, Alzheimer's disease and other dementias. For more information, contact: Alzheimer's Association; http://alz.org/abam.
5: National Cancer Survivors Day - Annual celebration of life that is held in hundreds of communities. For more information, contact: National Cancer Survivors Day Foundation; 615/794-3006 or www.ncsd.org.
20-24: Healthcare Risk Management Week - Raise awareness about the value that risk managers bring to their organizations. For more information, contact: American Society for Healthcare Risk Management; 312/422-3980 or www.ashrm.org.