HRH SETS 2012 COMMUNITY HEALTH FAIR
January 23, 2012
Miles City's largest annual health event, the Community Health Fair, begins March 20 and wraps up March 31. This year's event includes personal health screenings (on nine days), education, and an expo-style event on Saturday, March 31.
Holy Rosary Healthcare is offering the most popular health screenings at the lowest prices of the year, ranging from free to $20. These screenings are available daily at Holy Rosary Healthcare March 20-23 and March 27-30. Health screenings will be offered in the Medical Arts Center Lobby from 7:00 am to 10:00 am. After 10:00 am, health screenings will be available in the Holy Rosary Healthcare Laboratory until 5pm.
Participants are advised to fast 10 hours in advance and then come to Holy Rosary Healthcare. Participants can fill out a health screenings registration form prior to coming by visiting www.holyrosaryhealthcare.org/healthfair2012. No appointment is necessary. Tests available are:
- Comp panel (diabetes, liver, kidney, blood sugar), $20
- PSA (prostate cancer screening, males only) - $20
- TSH (thyroid disorders) - $10
- Lipid panel (cholesterol (total, good, bad), heart disease) - $10
- H. Pylori (stomach ulcer, gastrointestinal) - $10
- Coulter count (blood count, anemia) - $5
- Colocare (colorectal cancer screening) – FREE
A finale event will be held Saturday, March 31 from 8am to noon at the MCC Centra. This is an expo-style event with exhibitors, health education, entertainment, last-chance health screenings, and interactive learning activities for all ages. There is no admittance fee.
For more information on the Community Health Fair or to have a booth at the Health Fair, please call (406) 233.2604 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. For event updates check out www.holyrosaryhealthcare.org/healthfair2012 or www.facebook.com/holyrosaryhealthcare under Events.