MOLINE, ILLINOIS (October 4, 2022) — The Alzheimer’s Association is inviting Quad Cities area residents to join the fight to end Alzheimer’s by participating in the Walk to End Alzheimer’s on Saturday, October 8, 9AM, at the Vibrant Arena at The Mark (formerly The TaxSlayer Center). Registration is at 8AM.

ROCK ISLAND, ILLINOIS (September 29, 2022) — The Rock Island County Health Department (RICHD) will hold walk-in flu vaccination clinics on Tuesdays in October and on November 1 and November 8 during the same time as the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine clinics. The CDC advises that patients can get the COVID-19 primary vaccine or booster and the flu shot at the same time.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (September 29, 2022) — Gilda’s Club is hosting a FREE educational workshop entitled “Frankly Speaking About Cancer: Clinical Trials” for anyone impacted by cancer on Thursday, October 13, 2022, 6-7:30PM, at Gilda’s Club Quad Cities Davenport Clubhouse located at 1351 W Central Park Ave, Suite 200, Davenport, Iowa, 52804.

MOLINE, ILLINOIS (September 27, 2022) — Gilda’s Club is hosting a FREE educational program for anyone impacted by cancer on Tuesday, October 11, 2022, 5-6PM, at our Gilda’s Club Quad Cities Moline Clubhouse located at 600 John Deere Road Moline, IL 61265.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (September 22, 2022) — Gilda’s Club is hosting a FREE educational workshop entitled “Feel More Like You” for anyone impacted by cancer on Tuesday, October 4, 2022, 6-7PM, at Gilda’s Club Quad Cities Davenport Clubhouse located at 1351 W Central Park Ave, Suite 200, Davenport, Iowa, 52804.

ROCK ISLAND, ILLINOIS (September 19, 2022) — The Rock Island County Health Department (RICHD) will have only fifty doses of the new Moderna bivalent booster available for its regular Tuesday COVID-19 vaccination clinic on September 20. Doses of the Pfizer bivalent booster vaccine will be offered when this week’s Moderna supply runs out.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (September 8, 2022) Gilda’s Club is hosting a FREE educational workshop entitled “Let’s Talk About Mental Health: Brain Health Workshop” for anyone impacted by cancer on Thursday, September 22, 2022, 6-7:30PM, at Gilda’s Club Quad Cities Davenport Clubhouse located at 1351 W Central Park Ave, Suite 200, Davenport, Iowa, 52804.

DES MOINES, IOWA (September 8, 2022) — The Iowa Navigator program has received funding to continue providing free assistance to Iowa residents who need assistance enrolling in health insurance. The US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), through the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) recently announced $98.9 million in grant funding nationwide for navigator organizations. Navigators help consumers determine eligibility, select plans, and prepare applications.

ROCK ISLAND, ILLINOIS (September 2, 2022) — The Rock Island County Health Department expects to begin giving the new bivalent COVID-19 booster vaccines next week that are designed to protect against the Omicron subvariants. The timing of the clinics will depend on when shipments arrive after the Labor Day holiday.

DES MOINES, IOWA (August 31, 2022) — Hospital leaders will gather to share, learn, and celebrate at the 2022 Iowa Hospital Association (IHA) Annual Meeting scheduled October 4-5, at the Community Choice Credit Union Convention Center in Des Moines. The annual meeting will offer valuable insights into renewing administrative and clinical values. The two-day agenda will feature industry speakers, innovative case studies, and opportunities to network and share ideas with colleagues.

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