Bates joins practice
TROY — Jody Bates, CNP, has joined Stanfield Family Care in Troy.
Bates is a graduate of Indiana Wesleyan’s Nurse Practitioner program. She has certifications toward acute and primary family care; such as trauma nursing, pediatric advanced life support and neonatal resuscitation. She is also NIH Stroke and telemetry certified.
Nurse practitioners are clinical medical professionals who provide care in collaboration with a physician. They can examine patients, order tests, make diagnoses, prescribe medications and provide education and treatment plans.
Stanfield Family Care, located at 31 Stanfield Road, Suite 304, provides comprehensive healthcare for the entire family to the Troy and surrounding communities.
To schedule an appointment, call (937) 339-1518.
Card shower set for Benning
TROY — Lois Benning will be celebrating her 80th birthday on Sept. 2.
She was born in 1934 to Helen and J D Shade.
Lois married Edward Benning on June 7, 1952, and had three children, Gary and Jane Baker Benning, Jerry and Jeanne Keyes Benning and Carolyn and Dan Christman. They have eight grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
She has been retired from the Newton School cafeteria for 16 years, but she still enjoys cooking for her family during the holidays. The family would like to invite all her friends, acquaintances and extended family to participate in a card shower by sending a birthday card to: Lois Benning, 1325 Keller Drive, Troy, OH 45373.
Avoiding scams program offered
TROY — Avoiding Investment Scams at Troy-Miami County Public Library
Suzzy Mangas, program manager of the Better Business Bureau serving Dayton and the Miami Valley, will give a free presentation at 1 p.m. September 13 at the Troy-Miami County Public Library; get the information you need to protect yourself from investment scams.
Smart Investing provides the tools and information necessary to help you better protect and manage your money. Key topics include common scams and schemes, risk factors, red flags and strategies to protect you from investment fraud.
The Center for Business and Consumer Ethics Inc. (CBCE), the charitable arm of your Better Business Bureau, is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization. Its mission is to collaborate with governmental agencies, businesses, non-profits and your BBB to prepare consumers of all ages to spend, save and give wisely and act with integrity and ethics in business and in life.
For more information, call (937) 339-0502, Ext. 124.