Fairfield Medical Center
Public Relations Specialist
LANCASTER, Ohio (July 25, 2012) – Fairfield Medical Center and Fairfield Christian Academy are proud to host the 2012 Community HealthFest on Saturday, Aug. 4. HealthFest will be held at the Fairfield Christian Church again this year, located at 1965 N. Columbus St., in Lancaster, from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m.
“HealthFest is for the whole family, adults and children of all ages,” said Resa Tobin, Fairfield Medical Center community educator. ”There are a variety of health screenings and activities to promote the health and well being of people in our community.”
Among the services that will be provided are cholesterol and glucose screenings, hands-only CPR, vision and hearing tests, spinal screenings, glaucoma screenings, blood pressure and bone density tests as well as childhood immunizations (please bring your immunization records with you).
The free children immunization clinic is made possible by the Fairfield Medical Center Foundation, Fairfield Department of Health and Lancaster Rotary.
There will also be a blood drive, food and prizes, dental exams, health information and much more. Appointments for dental exams for children 18 years of age and younger are recommended by calling (740) 653-1305.
Community HealthFest will also feature fun activities for children, such as face painting, WiiTM games and backpack checks, along with helicopters and police cars to explore. There will also be free school supplies available for children who are present (while supplies last.)
For more information or if you have questions, please call the Fairfield Medical Center Marketing and Community Services department at (740) 687-8007.
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