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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 is joined this 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 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


SCHC025: Back to School Nutrition with SaRene Brooks

8/21/2017
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In this episode, Health Educator and Registered Dietician, SaRene Brooks, returns to the healthcast to talk about the importance of Back to School Nutrition. Topics covered include breakfast choices, encouraging your children to eat a balanced lunch and avoid the vending machine and the benefits of family mealtime. Check out our additional nutrition resources at The post SCHC025: Back to School Nutrition with SaRene Brooks appeared first on Summit County Health Department.

Duration: 00:16:05


SCHC024: Summit County Fair w/Travis English

8/4/2017
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The Summit County Fair is held annually during the first full week of August. It's a traditional small town county fair with cowboys and bucking broncos, a carnival midway, beauty queens, home canned goods, flowers, vegetables, and more. Events are held throughout Summit County and home base is quiet, scenic Coalville, Utah. This week with The post SCHC024: Summit County Fair w/Travis English appeared first on Summit County Health Department.

Duration: 00:13:02


SCHC023: Sun Safety w/ Health Educator Alyssa Mitchell

6/30/2017
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Alyssa Mitchell returns as our first repeating guest on the Healthcast to talk about Sun Safety and the dangers of leaving children and pets in hot cars. In this episode, we go over the fundamental but often overlooked steps you can take to protect yourself from the summer sun: long-sleeved clothing, hats that cover the... The post SCHC023: Sun Safety w/ Health Educator Alyssa Mitchell appeared first on Summit County Health Department.

Duration: 00:12:22


SCHC022: Summit County Transit with Planning Director Caroline Rodriguez

6/22/2017
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In this episode we sit down with Summit County’s Regional Transportation Planning Director, Caroline Rodriguez, to discuss current and upcoming public transit event and offerings across the county. In addition to a new electric share program in Park City and Kimball’s Junction, we also talk about the brand new Kamas Commuter Line beginning the end... The post SCHC022: Summit County Transit with Planning Director Caroline Rodriguez appeared first on Summit County Health Department.

Duration: 00:20:21


SCHC021: Summit Mosquito Abatement with District Manager Bryan Stephens

6/12/2017
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Summit Mosquito Abatement is a special service district in Summit County that utilizes a variety of methods and practices to locate and control local mosquito populations within Summit County. Its goal is to reduce mosquitoes to acceptable levels while minimizing environmental impact. The district spends most of its time and resources in four main areas:... The post SCHC021: Summit Mosquito Abatement with District Manager Bryan Stephens appeared first on Summit County Health Department.

Duration: 00:15:54


SCHC020: CONNECT Summit County nonprofit w/ founder Ed Rutan and Executive Director Shauna Wiest

6/2/2017
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Nonprofit CONNECT Summit County began in 2016 with a group of concerned parents and Summit County residents who saw a glaring need for mental health and substance abuse services in the county. Since then, the nonprofit has worked to bring mental health to the forefront of Summit County, hosted numerous events and spearheaded a number... The post SCHC020: CONNECT Summit County nonprofit w/ founder Ed Rutan and Executive Director Shauna Wiest appeared first on Summit County Health...

Duration: 00:31:30


SCHC019: Time Outdoors and Mental Health w/Stacy Bare

5/26/2017
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When former U.S. Army Captain and Bronze Star Recipient Stacy Bare retired from the military he began battling depression and substance abuse. For Stacy, the path to healing began when a friend to him rock climbing in Colorado. Stacy wondered “if it feels this good for me, what could it do for others?” Since then,... The post SCHC019: Time Outdoors and Mental Health w/Stacy Bare appeared first on Summit County Health Department.

Duration: 00:27:02


SCHC018: Summit County Mental Health w/Aaron Newman

5/15/2017
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Before joining Summit County as the Mental Health and Substance Abuse Coordinator in April 2017, Aaron Newman worked in a variety of collegiate roles, including Dean and Director of Student Services. Recently, Aaron spent time at Weber State University and the National Abilities Center in Park City. In this episode, Aaron discusses the state of... The post SCHC018: Summit County Mental Health w/Aaron Newman appeared first on Summit County Health Department.

Duration: 00:23:46


SCHC017: Suicide Sucks nonprofit w/Aaron Burgin

5/4/2017
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When Aaron Burgin’s brother committed suicide seven years ago, Aaron wanted to understand what his brother was going through. When he searched suicide on the internet, however, he found only harmful topics and advice, nothing to help a suicidal person find help. As a result, Aaron formed Suicide sucks, a nonprofit that uses SEO and... The post SCHC017: Suicide Sucks nonprofit w/Aaron Burgin appeared first on Summit County Health Department.

Duration: 00:26:36


SCHC: Bonus – Community Panel and Open Forum, Mental Wellness Solutions

4/24/2017
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The audio feed from the Community Panel and open forum Q&A at the Summit County Mental Wellness Solutions event from April 21, 2017. To listen to Leon Evans’ keynote speech from Mental Wellness Solutions, click here. The post SCHC: Bonus – Community Panel and Open Forum, Mental Wellness Solutions appeared first on Summit County Health Department.

Duration: 00:55:21


SCHC: Bonus Episode – Leon Evans Keynote, Mental Wellness Solutions

4/24/2017
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Leon Evans, the keynote speaker for the 2017 Summit County Mental Wellness Solutions, discusses the work San Antonio has done to improve mental health and substance abuse services and treatment in their city. Listen to the second half of the Mental Wellness Solutions broadcast, the Community Panel and Open Forum, here For more from Leon,... The post SCHC: Bonus Episode – Leon Evans Keynote, Mental Wellness Solutions appeared first on Summit County Health Department.

Duration: 01:11:19


SCHC0016: Mental Wellness Solutions w/Leon Evans

4/10/2017
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See Leon present live, in person at Summit County Mental Wellness Solutions Friday, April 12 @ 9 a.m. For the past forty years, Leon Evans has worked tirelessly to improve the lives of people with mental illness. As President and Chief Executive Officer at The Center for Health Care Services, Evans has developed an innovative... The post SCHC0016: Mental Wellness Solutions w/Leon Evans appeared first on Summit County Health Department.

Duration: 00:29:49


SCHC015: 30 years in Public Health w/Stephanie Hurt

3/31/2017
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Stephanie Hurt or “Nurse Hurt” as she is known in the Kamas Valley as spent 30 years with the Summit County Health Department. After switching from a music major (she played the pipe organ), Stephanie discovered nursing and never looked back. In this interview, Stephanie explains why her career is also her dream job and... The post SCHC015: 30 years in Public Health w/Stephanie Hurt appeared first on Summit County Health Department.

Duration: 00:08:52


SCHC014: Early Intervention w/ Susie Bond

3/24/2017
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Suesanne Bond has spent 36 years working in Early Intervention. A Summit County native, Susie began her work with special education out of high school as an aid in a severely mental handicapped unit. She completed her undergraduate degree in Early Childhood Education with a minor in Special Education before earning a Master’s Degree in... The post SCHC014: Early Intervention w/ Susie Bond appeared first on Summit County Health Department.

Duration: 00:14:35

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