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Focus on Health 2016

Event Details

Date(s) & Time(s)::

Daily from April 13, 2016 until April 16, 2016

Daily from April 20, 2016 until April 23, 2016

Phone: (260) 266-2472

Email: Judy.Nix@parkview.com

Link: http://www.fohealth.com

Event Description

March 24, 2016 Updated Mar 28, 2016 at 10:35 AM EDT

Focus on Health’s community-wide health fair event is scheduled April 13-16 & April 20-23.

These health fairs are at locations in Allen county and open to persons 18 years of age and older.
Focus on Health provides FREE health checks including blood pressure, vision, height/weight/BMI, and bone density. Free hearing, foot and balance testing will be at selected locations.

A variety of health & wellness “learning stations” will be accessible at all locations. Plan to take a few moments to speak with a health care professional or representative on a wide variety of medical topics or services. A Learning Center is not simply an exhibit booth, but basically a hands-on visual learning experience designed to motivate, educate and improve one's health through information ranging on disease prevention tips to daily healthy living tips!
Focus on Health is a community affairs project of the Midwest Alliance for Health Education, a non-for-profit organization sponsored by Parkview and 21Alive.

Optional blood tests at all locations:

BLOOD CHEMISTRY TEST WITH CARDIAC PROFILE
Chem 30 Lab Fee:............................. $25
Chem 17 Lab Fee:............................. $20

You must be 18 years or older for all blood tests.

THIS TESTS FOR:
Glucose
Liver Functions
Kidney Functions
Cholesterol
Triglycerides
High Density Lipoproteins (HDL)
Low Density Lipoproteins (LDL)
Cholesterol/HDL Ratio

FOR BLOOD CHEMISTRY:
Fast for twelve (12) hours before you come to Focus on Health
Fasting means nothing to eat or drink except a moderate amount of water.
Take your medications at your regular time.
Diabetics should NOT fast, without checking with their doctor first. Please wear a blouse or shirt with sleeves that can be easily rolled up past the elbow.

HEMOGRAM BLOOD TEST
Includes: Red Blood Cells, White Blood Cells, Hemoglobin, Hematocrit and platelets.
Lab Fee: $10

Additional blood tests offered:
PSA $ 20.00 (Prostatic Specific Antigen for men)
TSH $ 20.00 (Thyroid Stimulating Hormone)
A1C $25.00 (Glucose Average)
Vitamin D $30.00
All sites are wheel chair accessible
Cash, Check and Credit or Debit Cards accepted as payment.


----LOCATIONS----

Wednesday, April 13
Parkview Mirro Center for Research & Innovation
10622 Parkview Plaza Dr., Ft. Wayne, IN
7:30am – 11:00am

Thursday, April 14
Towne House Retirement Center
2209 St. Joe Center Rd., Ft. Wayne, IN
7:30 am – 11:00 am

Friday, April 15
Messiah Lutheran Church
7211 Stellhorn Rd., Ft. Wayne, IN
7:30 am – 11:00 am

Saturday, April 16
Carew Medical Park
1818 Carew St., Ft. Wayne, IN
7:30 am – 11:00 am

Presence Sacred Heart Home
515 N. Main Street, Avilla, IN
7:30 am - 11:00 am

Wednesday, April 20
Parkview/NHC Center For Healthy Living
3350 E. Paulding Rd., Fort Wayne, IN
7:30 am - 11:00 am

Thursday, April 21
American Red Cross N.E. IN
1212 E. California Rd., Ft. Wayne, IN
7:30 am – 11:00 am

Friday, April 22
University of Saint Francis, North Campus
2702 Spring St., Ft. Wayne, IN
7:30 am – 11:00 am

Saturday, April 23
New Haven High School
1300 Green Rd, New Haven, IN
7:30 am– 11:00 am

For more specific information, call the Focus on Health office at 260-266-2472.




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