Nov. 30, 2016 — Over 2.8 million people age 65 and older are treated
each year in emergency rooms for falling injuries, according to the Centers
for Disease Control and Prevention. Marshall Medical Center wants to reduce
In partnership with UC Davis Medical Center, Marshall will present a fall
prevention class designed to manage falls and increase activity levels.
Adults age 65 and older are welcome to join the series, which will run
each Tuesday from Jan. 24 to March 7, 2017 at 3581 Palmer Dr, Ste. 600
in Cameron Park. The class will offer fun and interactive lessons for
seniors who have either suffered falls or who wish to avoid them.
While admission is free, preregistration is required by calling 530-626-2990.
Marshall Medical Center is an independent, nonprofit community healthcare
provider located in the heart of the Sierra Foothills. Marshall Medical
Center includes Marshall Hospital, a fully accredited acute care facility
with 113 beds in Placerville; several outpatient facilities in Cameron
Park, El Dorado Hills and Georgetown; and many community health and education
programs. Marshall has more than 200 board-certified physicians and 1,500
employees providing quality healthcare services to more than 180,000 residents
of El Dorado County.