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SCHC045: The Three Tenors of Climate Change

10/10/2018
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As part of Climate Awareness Week, Summit County Sustainability hosted the Three Tenors of Climate Change — climatologist Dr. Ben Santer, Global Health Specialist and ER Physician Dr. Hernando Garzon, and award-winning documentarian Chip Duncan — at the Salt Palace Convention Center on the evening of October 4. In this episode, we chat with the The post SCHC045: The Three Tenors of Climate Change appeared first on Summit County Health Department.

Duration:00:23:51

SCHC044: Raising Resilient Children w/ Dr. Brad Reedy

9/13/2018
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Dr. Reedy began his studies at Brigham Young University where he graduated Magna Cum Laude with a B.S. in Family Science. Next, he attended Loma Linda University where he received an M.S. in Marriage and Family Therapy and then returned to B.Y.U. and completed his Ph.D. in Marriage and Family Therapy. Brad's research and clinical The post SCHC044: Raising Resilient Children w/ Dr. Brad Reedy appeared first on Summit County Health Department.

Duration:00:25:57

SCHC043: Summit Bike Share Season 2

9/10/2018
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Caroline Rodriguez, Summit County's Regional Transportation Planning Director, returned to the healthcast to talk about the second season of the Summit Bike Share program. The Summit Bike Share is the first fully electric bike share program in the nation and has nine stations located between Kimball's Junction and Park City. In its first year, the The post SCHC043: Summit Bike Share Season 2 appeared first on Summit County Health Department.

Duration:00:14:38

SCHC042: Harmful Algal Blooms w/ Enviro Health Director Phil Bondurant

7/18/2018
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Summit County Health Department Environmental Health Director Phil Bondurant returns to the podcast to discuss Harmful Algal Blooms (HABs) and their impact on Summit County lakes and reservoirs. Over the past year (2017-2018), harmful algal blooms have been detected in both Echo and Rockport Reservoirs. Although all of these blooms were small and isolated, there The post SCHC042: Harmful Algal Blooms w/ Enviro Health Director Phil Bondurant appeared first on Summit County Health...

Duration:00:24:19

SCHC041: Summit County Health w/County Manager Tom Fisher

6/1/2018
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Between his responsibilities as County Manager in Summit County and Brigadier General in the Utah National Guard, Tom Fisher’s schedule stays full. In this episode of the healthcast, we sat down with our county manager to discuss how he maintains his physical and mental health despite his busy schedule. We also talked about how the The post SCHC041: Summit County Health w/County Manager Tom Fisher appeared first on Summit County Health Department.

Duration:00:25:36

SCHC040: Summit County Mental Health Month 2018

4/30/2018
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This week we sit down with two of CONNECT Summit County's co-founders, Ed and Lynne Rutan. They give us some brief history about CONNECT as well as a recap of past Mental Health Month events and a preview of this year's lineup. Brough to you by CONNECT Summit County and the Summit County Mental Wellness The post SCHC040: Summit County Mental Health Month 2018 appeared first on Summit County Health Department.

Duration:00:32:51

SCHC039: Summit County Mental Wellness Alliance 1 year recap w/ Ollie Wilder & Aaron Newman

4/9/2018
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This week we sit down with Park City Community Foundation's Ollie Wilder and Summit County Mental Health & Substance Abuse Director, Aaron Newman to talk about the first year of the Summit County Mental Wellness Alliance. Formed in 2017, the Alliance has implemented a number of programs, events, and resources to enhance the quality of The post SCHC039: Summit County Mental Wellness Alliance 1 year recap w/ Ollie Wilder & Aaron Newman appeared first on Summit County Health Department.

Duration:00:21:50

SCHC038: Wastewater Program w/ Nate Brooks and Rocky Pace

3/22/2018
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In this episode of the healthcast, we discuss Summit County's Wastewater Program with Nathan Brooks and Rocky Pace, Environmental Health Scientists at the Summit County Health Department. Topics covered include changes in the community's perception of wastewater in the previous decade, why the wastewater program is needed, how landowners can work with the health department The post SCHC038: Wastewater Program w/ Nate Brooks and Rocky Pace appeared first on Summit County Health Department.

Duration:00:31:33

SCHC037: North Summit Recreation District

2/20/2018
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We're joined this week by Nathan Brooks, Summit County Environmental Health Scientist and Director of North Summit Recreation District. North Summit Recreation was formed in 2009 and is a special service district of Summit County. They are governed by a seven-member board and offer a variety of activities, including youth sports, adult leagues, classes, camps The post SCHC037: North Summit Recreation District appeared first on Summit County Health Department.

Duration:00:11:55

SCHC036: Parent’s Guide to Vaping

2/8/2018
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This week we chat with Health Educator Alyssa Mitchell about the warning signs and dangers of vaping. In this guide to vaping, parents will learn how to recognize vaping hardware, get a better understanding of the chemicals in e-juice and more. "I want parents to be able to recognize these mods — look up what they The post SCHC036: Parent’s Guide to Vaping appeared first on Summit County Health Department.

Duration:00:19:16

SCHC035: Sundance Film Festival and Public Health w/ Phil Bondurant

1/24/2018
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In this week's episode, we sit down with Environmental Health Director, Phil Bondurant to discuss all the work his staff does behind the scenes to prepare for the Sundance Film Festival and during the event to ensure public safety. During this short period, the small health inspection team works more than 120 hours to process The post SCHC035: Sundance Film Festival and Public Health w/ Phil Bondurant appeared first on Summit County Health Department.

Duration:00:17:26

SCHC034: Basin Recreation overview w/District Director Brian Hanton

1/5/2018
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We kick off 2018 on the healthcast with Brian Hanton, District Director of Basin Recreation. In this episode, Brian gives an overview of the variety of services Basin Recreation offers to the public, ranging from their Kimball's Junction Fieldhouse to numerous parks and trail systems through Snyderville Basin. Nearly half (150 miles) of western Summit The post SCHC034: Basin Recreation overview w/District Director Brian Hanton appeared first on Summit County Health Department.

Duration:00:18:15

SCHC033: Mental Wellness Alliance Update w/ Aaron Newman & Mary Christa Smith

12/29/2017
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We end 2017 on the healthcast with an update on the mental health and substance abuse efforts underway here in Summit County. The end of the year brought a flurry of activity that will results in some big developments through 2018 and beyond. One of the biggest steps was the adoption of the Mental Wellness Strategic The post SCHC033: Mental Wellness Alliance Update w/ Aaron Newman & Mary Christa Smith appeared first on Summit County Health Department.

Duration:00:16:57

SCHC032: Healthy Holidays w/ SCHD Health Promotion

12/6/2017
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In this episode of the Summit County Healthcast I'm joined by Shelley Worley (Health Promotion Director) and SaRene Brooks (Health Educator and Registered Dietitian). We discuss the importance of finding a balance during the holiday season, especially as it relates to your diet and exercise schedule. Key takeaways Use moderation, plan ahead and enjoy what The post SCHC032: Healthy Holidays w/ SCHD Health Promotion appeared first on Summit County Health Department.

Duration:00:20:39

SCHC031: How To Talk To Your Teen w/Jessica Omer

11/17/2017
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In partnership with the Summit County Health Department and the Summit County Mental Wellness Alliance, Jessica Omer, North Summit graduation and licensed clinical social worker held a parent night at North Summit High. This presentation teaches parents and teens how to cope with stress, recognize anxiety, depression, and signs of substance abuse, find treatment options The post SCHC031: How To Talk To Your Teen w/Jessica Omer appeared first on Summit County Health Department.

Duration:00:43:13

SCHC030: Diabetes management w/ SaRene Brooks

11/3/2017
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November is National Diabetes Month and in this episode, we bring on SaRene Brooks (Health Educator, Registered Dietitian, Lifestyle Coach) to discuss this epidemic. In addition to defining the two types of diabetes and how they can be managed, we also discussed prediabetes and why people should be tested for it. Quick Facts One in ten The post SCHC030: Diabetes management w/ SaRene Brooks appeared first on Summit County Health Department.

Duration:00:17:23

SCHC029: Breast Cancer Awareness w/Nursing Director Carolyn Rose

10/12/2017
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This week with sit down with Summit County Health Department Nursing Director Carolyn Rose to discuss the importance of mammograms and breast cancer screening. Although 72 percent of women 40 and older in Summit County received a mammogram in the last two years, our goal will always be 100 percent. Other areas covered in this The post SCHC029: Breast Cancer Awareness w/Nursing Director Carolyn Rose appeared first on Summit County Health Department.

Duration:00:09:56

SCHC028: Outdoor Fall Fitness w/ Katie Portwood

10/6/2017
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Katie Portwood joined the health promotion team in March and works primarily with Summit County schools to increase physical activity and improve nutritional choices among students. She is also involved with the employee wellness program. Katie graduated from the University of Utah with a bachelor's degree in Nutrition and a Masters of Health Promotion and The post SCHC028: Outdoor Fall Fitness w/ Katie Portwood appeared first on Summit County Health Department.

Duration:00:17:42

SCHC027: Summit County Community Market/Farmer’s Market

9/13/2017
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The Summit County Community Market is a traditional farmer's market featuring fresh produce from local growers in Summit County and Northern Utah. It is also the only farmer's market in Summit County that accepts SNAP/EBT cards. The event is held at the Summit County Health Department's Round Valley location in partnerships with the Summit County The post SCHC027: Summit County Community Market/Farmer’s Market appeared first on Summit County Health Department.

Duration:00:14:56

SCHC026: Youth Mental Health and Substance Abuse with Communities That Care

8/29/2017
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Mary Christa Smith is a 26-year resident of Summit County who spent time at the Oakley School and Summit Community Power Works. Now a resident of Kamas, Mary Christa has two children in the South Summit School District. In this episode we talk about the new position Mary Christa will be joining at the Health The post SCHC026: Youth Mental Health and Substance Abuse with Communities That Care appeared first on Summit County Health Department.

Duration:00:18:21