Free COVID‐19 testing will be offered on Monday, December 14 in the WRT garage in Hazen on the corner of 1st St SW and Central Ave., Hazen. Testing will be offered from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Those wanting to be tested are asked to enter from 3rd Avenue and form a line on 1st Street. Pre‐registration at testreg.nd.gov is strongly recommended.
SMC Rehab offers an innovative therapy that helps with the development of muscle strength for a variety of patients. Steve Ziegler, PT, DPT, is certified to offer Blood Flow Restriction Therapy which is often used on patients prior to or following surgery in their extremities. Research has proven that BFRT can minimize loss of muscle mass, decrease bone healing time, and allow patients to improve muscle size and strength. BFRT is also a great option for patients with osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, osteopenia, or osteoporosis.
Stepping On is a falls prevention workshop where trained leaders coach participants to recognize their risk of falling and help build the balance, strength, and practical skills they need to avoid a fall.