Health awareness and prevention are core to the community outreach of the hospital. Our commitment to caring is infused in community-related activities, including programs that are educational, informative, and make a positive impact on area residents. We also offer a variety of support groups for those in need.
This is a general support group for pre- and post-op bariatric patients. Bariatric pre-op testing can be done at Salem Hospital in coordination with the St. Vincent Bariatric Center of Excellence.The group meets on the second Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m. in the hospital classroom.
The mission of the Cancer Crusaders is to support mentally, spiritually and physically, those who are currently battling cancer, cancer survivors, their family and friends. This group meets the third Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. in the hospital cafeteria. For more information, call 317-883-3627.
Get help and support from our registered dietitian and other individuals with diabetes. This support group meets the second Monday of each month in the hospital classroom at 1 p.m. To register, call 883.5881 ext. 1366.
This support group is specifically designed for parents who are grieving the loss of a child. This group meets the third Monday of each month at 7 p.m. in the hospital chapel.