Senior Screenings Available at NHCH Health Fair

May 12, 2016, 1:07 PM HST
* Updated May 12, 12:40 PM
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North Hawai'i Community Hospital. NHCH file courtesy image.

North Hawai’i Community Hospital. NHCH file courtesy image.

North Hawai’i Community Hospital will host its annual North Hawai’i Senior Health Fair on Sunday, May 15.

The event will offer complimentary health screenings to the public and provide services such as oral screenings, hearing tests, skin checks, foot checks, holistic care services, blood pressure, blood tests for cholesterol and glucose, and more.

Members from NHCH’s Trauman Center, Women’s Health, Rehabilitation Services Department, and Kohala Home Center, as well as from Tutu’s House, North Hawai’i Hospice, Legal Aid Society of Hawai’i, Alzheimer’s Association, Ho’onani Care Home, and Ho’onani Day Center will be on site with education and resources available to the public.

Registration and health screens will be available between 8 a.m. and 11:30 a.m., with complimentary lunch, bingo, and prizes to follow within the Lucy Henriquez Medical Center at NHCH.

To learn more about the event, contact Laurie Edmonson, Special Events Coordinator at NHCH, by calling 881-4425 or e-mailing [email protected]

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