A Celebration of Greens

The color of spring celebrated at Adventist Medical Center

 

March 20, 2013 – Everywhere you turn in Portland, people are going green. We’re a city known for green energy, green building and cars, community greenbelts and so much more.

Adventist Medical Center is excited about another green trend—more and more people are using green vegetables and fruits to dramatically improve health and healing. Nutrition specialists invite you to celebrate spring by discovering the amazing world of greens.

You will experience interactive cooking demonstrations, delicious food samples, home gardening ideas, new products and easy recipes.

The event is free and the public is invited. Wednesday, March 27, 11a.m.-2p.m. at Adventist Medical Center. Reservations are required by calling 503-256-4000.

About Adventist Medical Center (AMC) Adventist Medical Center (AMC), located in southeast Portland, is a nonprofit, 302-bed acute care facility, offering a full range of inpatient, outpatient and emergency services throughout the Portland/Vancouver metropolitan area. The organization includes more than 500 physicians who choose to treat and admit their patients to the Medical Center and employees nearly 2,000 healthcare employees. It is home to Adventist Health-Portland, which includes more than 35 primary care and specialty clinics in the metro area.

Adventist Health-Portland is part of Adventist Health, a faith-based, not-for-profit integrated health care delivery system serving communities in California, Hawaii, Oregon and Washington.

Our workforce of 28,700 includes more than 21,000 employees; 4,500 medical staff physicians; and 3,000 volunteers. Founded on Seventh-day Adventist health values, Adventist Health provides compassionate care in 19 hospitals, more than 150 clinics (hospital-based, rural health and physician clinics), 14 home care agencies, six hospice agencies and four joint-venture retirement centers. We invite you to visit our website at www.adventisthealthnw.com for more information.

 

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