North Hawaii Community Hospital's (NHCH) 26th Annual North Hawaii Senior Health Fair is on Sunday, May 18th, 2014, to support National Senior Health and Fitness Day and our hospital's mission "to improve the health status of the people of North Hawaii by improving access to care and providing high quality services at a reasonable cost.”
We expect over 250 seniors will enjoy complimentary health information, services and screenings. Plus, enjoy a complimentary lunch, bingo and door prizes!
This event is often the only time seniors in our community have the opportunity to receive health screenings by physicians, registered nurses and other medical professionals, who graciously donate their time and services.
DATE: Sunday, May 18th, 2014
TIME: 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
LOCATION: North Hawaii Community Hospital's Lucy Henriques Medical Center
SCHEDULE: 8:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. - Registration
8:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon - Visit health fair vendors
11:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. - Free lunch, bingo and door prizes
New! Educational Classes:
Complimentary educational classes will be offered on a variety of senior related topics.
8:15 a.m. to 8:45 a.m. - Heart Health by Dr. Lucas
9:15 a.m. to 9:45 a.m. - Fall Prevention by NHCH Trauma Team
10:15 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. - Weight Management by Dr. Lorenzo from Queen's
Comprehensive Weight Management Program
11:15 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. - Foot Care by Dr. Lo
Complimentary Health Screenings Offered Included:
Cholesterol, Glucose, Blood Pressure, Oral Screening, Hearing Tests, Skin Checks, Foot Screening and Holistic Care Services.
Complimentary Health Education Offered Included:
Tutu’s House, Hawai‘i Fire Department, NHCH's Kohala Home Health Care, NHCH's Rehabilitation Services, NHCH's Waimea Women's Center, Queen's Comprehensive Weight Management, HMSA, American Cancer Society, Legal Shield, North Hawaii Hospice and more.
This community outreach event is possible based on the generous support of the following local businesses: Ace Hardware, American Savings Bank - Kamuela, Big Island Candies, Cafe Pesto, Coca Cola, Fairmont Orchid, Hawaii First Federal Credit Union, HELO, Hilton Waikoloa Village, Hopaco, Island Gourmet Market, Kawamata Farm, Kekela Farm, KTA, Lilikoi Cafe, Love's Bakery, Malama Market, Mamane Bakery, Mauna Lani Bay Hotel and Bungalows, Merriman's Restaurant, Nicco Floral Designs, NHCH Cafe, NHCH Engineering and Security, North Hawaii Hospice, Romano's Macaroni Grill, Ruth's Chris Steakhouse, Sandwich Isle Bread Company, Starbuck's Coffee - Kamuela, Tropical Vibrations Trio, Waikoloa Beach Marriott Resort & Spa, Wal-Mart - Kona, Waterson Painting.
Questions? Please email Laurie.Edmondson@nhch.com or call (808) 881.4425.