MPM Experts Host Community Health Seminars

November 03, 2015
Diabetes Education and Smoking Cessation

CLEARWATER, Fla., (November 3, 2015) -- Health experts from Morton Plant Mease invite the community to attend upcoming health seminars in December focusing on diabetes education and smoking cessation. The monthly seminars are free to the public and held at BayCare’s various Morton Plant Mease facilities and community centers around Pinellas County. 

Ask the Diabetes Dietitian
Wednesday, December 9
10 a.m.
Mease Dunedin Hospital, Meeting Rooms 1-2, 601 Main Street, Dunedin

A registered dietitian will share information and answer questions about meal planning, portions, calories, foods to avoid, foods to enjoy, dining out and more.

Smoking Cessation
Tuesday, December 15
5 p.m.
Morton Plant Hospital, Axelrod Pavilion, Second Floor Conference Room, 400 Pinellas Street, Clearwater

This two-hour class will provide valuable tools to help you quit using tobacco.

To pre-register for a health seminar, call (727) 953-6877, or visit:

About Morton Plant Mease
Nationally recognized for health care excellence, Morton Plant Mease Health Care is dedicated to providing community owned health care services that set the standard for high-quality, compassionate care. Morton Plant Mease Health Care is comprised of the following hospitals – Morton Plant, Clearwater; Mease Dunedin, Dunedin; Mease Countryside, Safety Harbor and Morton Plant North Bay, New Port Richey. For more information about Morton Plant Mease, go to

About BayCare Health System
BayCare is a leading not-for-profit health care system that connects individuals and families to a wide range of services at 13 hospitals and hundreds of other convenient locations throughout the Tampa Bay and central Florida regions. Inpatient and outpatient services include acute care, primary care, imaging, laboratory, behavioral health, home care, and wellness. Our mission is to improve the health of all we serve through community-owned, health care services that set the standard for high-quality, compassionate care. For more information, visit BayCare on the Web at