ROCKFORD — SwedishAmerican Hospital, 1401 E. State St., will host its next Mended Hearts Chapter 317 Meeting from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Aug. 19.
 
Mended Hearts is a national organization dedicated to transitioning individuals and their families from heart patients to heart attack survivors. Meetings are open to anyone, but especially those who have suffered a cardiac episode, as well as their families and friends.
 
Mended Hearts meetings are held the third Monday of every month at SwedishAmerican’s first-floor conference center. For information: jrx40@aol.com.