Norton Sound Health Corporation

Diabetes - CAMP

The Chronic Care Active Management and Prevention (CAMP) program helps communities develop culturally sensitive programs that promote healthy lifestyles and prevent chronic illnesses. CAMP also works to empower individuals to take ownership of their own healthcare with family and community support. Services include:

  • Health Promotion and Weight Management 
  • Medical Nutrition Therapy
  • Diabetes Prevention Program
  • Weight Loss Classes 
  • Tobacco Cessation Counseling
  • Lactation Counseling 
  • Childbirth Education 
  • Step by Step Screening Program
  • Summercise 
  • Health Fairs 
  • Community Health Education
  • Walk/Run Events 

CAMP Health Educator Staff:

  • Kelly Keyes, RD, LD, CDE - Wellness Director 
  • Megan Timm, NDTR, CLC, CTTS - CAMP Manager
  • Amy Hollis, RN, CDE - Lead Case Manager and Diabetes Educator 
  • Anne Ivanoff, RN - Unalakleet Case Manager 
  • Pat Owens, RD, LD - CAMP Dietitian
  • Bailey Martin, RD, LD - CAMP Dietitian
  • Stephanie Stang, MS, RD, LD  - CAMP Dietitian
  • Michelle Poust, CTTS - Tobacco Cessation and Prevention Educator 
  • Carol Hobbs, CLC - Healthy Start Educator 
  • Kim Gray - Administrative Specialist 

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February is Heart Health Month

Here is a schedule of events happening this month to promote healthy living and prevent cardiovascular disease in our communities. Look for more items continuing to be planned and implemented throughout the whole region – but here is a sneak peak of what you can look forward to.

 

National Wear Red for Women Day

Friday, February 3rd – ALL DAY


 FREE Cholesterol, Triglyceride, Blood Sugar, A1c and Blood Pressure Screenings- Unalakleet

Wednesdays from 8:30 to Noon

Case Management office at the UNK Sub-Regional Clinic

 

FREE Cholesterol, Triglyceride, Blood Sugar and Blood Pressure Screenings- Nome

Thursdays (February 2, 9, 16, 23)

8:30-Noon

Thursday, February 2nd: City Hall Chambers

Thursday, February 9th: Kawerak Board Room

Thursday, February 16th: Norton Sound Regional Hospital 1st Floor

Thursday, February 23rd: Brevig Mission Clinic

 

Valentine’s Day 5K and Sweetheart Stroll

Tuesday, February 14th at 5:30

Old St. Joe’s Parking Lot

Run a 5K or walk 1 mile with your sweetheart. Registration at 5:15, Race starts at 5:30


Gambell Sweetheart Stroll

Tuesday, February 14th at 5:00

Gambell Clinic

Refreshments provided! 

 

February 30-Day Fitness Challenge

Complete the attached challenge and bring it back to CAMP at the beginning of March to receive a prize! 

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1st Annual Eskimo Kickball Tournament is scheduled for Sunday, February 19th - Registration is now OPEN. Last day to turn in registration forms is February 15th. 

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10 in 10 WEIGHT LOSS CHALLENGE - STARTS MONDAY, JANUARY 9th! 

It is that time of year for 10-in-10 Weight Loss Challenge hosted by the CAMP Department. With New Year’s Resolutions starting, let the CAMP Department help you get healthier, eat better, and lose weight in the process. The 10-in-10 weight loss challenge can help you lose 1-2 pounds/week for the next 10 weeks. Leaders will provide nutrition and exercise tips, support, and motivation to get your new year’s off to a good start.

 Classes will be held in conference room 212 at NSHC on Mondays at noon and 5 PM starting on January 9th. Please contact Bailey Martin at 443-3477 or the CAMP Department at 443-3365 for more information. We are excited to see you there!

10 in 10 2017 Flyer

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DIABETES PREVENTION PROGRAM 

DPP Information and Success Posters

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CAMP Chronicles:
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CAMP 30-Day Fitness Challenges 

*Download and complete this month's 30-Day Fitness Challenges! Turn into the CAMP department for any of the available incentives/prizes (may or may not include-depending on avialability)

  • 50% off 1-Month Membership to Recreation Center
  • 5-Visit Punch Card to Recreation Center
  • 5-Visit Punch Card to Swimming Pool

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CAMP Village Travel:

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Summercise Internship 2017 is now available!


Applications may be submitted no earlier than January 9th, 2017 and are due by February 20th, 2017. Applications will not be accepted after this time. Questions or concerns? Contact Megan Timm, CAMP Manager at mtimm@nshcorp.org.