News Briefs: Thursday, July 7, 2011
Circulation Problems Seminar Presented
KINGMAN - Circulation Problems in arms, legs, and feet (peripheral vascular disease) will be presented by Dr. Dennis Dunning M.D. at 10 a.m. July 14 in the Kathryn Heidenreich Adult Center, 1776 Airway Ave. The talk is part of the Kingman Regional Medical Center and the Heidenreich Center's bi-monthly Senior Health Focus series.
As a fellowship-trained interventional cardiologist, Dunning specializes in diagnosing and treating blood flow problems in the heart, peripheral arteries, veins, and carotid arteries. His expertise also involves treating circulation problems in the arms and legs (peripheral artery disease) for critical limb ischemia. In patients with structural heart disease, He performs minimally invasive closure of atrial septal defects and patent foramen ovale).
Dr. Dunning is board-certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiology, and Interventional Cardiology by the American Board of Internal Medicine. He is also board-certified in Endovascular Medicine by the American Board of Vascular Medicine.
This bi-monthly program features different healthcare professionals presenting on relevant healthcare topics.
There is no charge for the program but seating is limited. RSVP to Debra Daugherty at 757-2778.
WACOG seeking grant applicants
KINGMAN - Western Arizona Council of Governments is seeking applicants for two grant-funded programs under our contract with the Governor's Office of Energy Policy. The Weatherization Assistance Program is a grant funded program, designed to help low-income homeowners reduce their energy bills by making their homes more energy efficient. The maximum gross income limit for the weatherization program is at 200 percent of the federal poverty level. For example, a family of two must earn less than $29,420 per year to qualify.
In addition, WACOG has received funding under the Sustainable Energy Resources for Consumers or SERC, which provides hybrid hot water heaters to qualifying homeowners with permanent structures and existing electric water heaters. The maximum gross income for this program is 350 percent of the federal Poverty guidelines. A family of two must earn less than $51,485 per year to qualify. Quantities are limited; please apply as soon as possible. For Applications in Mohave County, please call Robin at (928)377-1062 or stop by our office located at 208 N. 4th St.