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Free health screenings and limited number of free flu shots will be available Oct. 6


Indianapolis, Sept. 25, 2018 – Eskenazi Health Center Forest Manor will host this year’s Eskenazi Health Center Community Day Health Fair on Saturday, Oct. 6, from 10 a.m.- 2 p.m., where free health screenings and a limited number of flu shots will be available.

Health screenings provided during the health fair at 3840 N. Sherman Dr., will include blood pressure, oral health, BMI and more. Everyone attending the fair will have the opportunity to receive free giveaways and win door prizes.

The Community Day Health Fair will also offer free information about mental health, women’s health, health insurance, nutrition, Indianapolis Emergency Medical Services, adolescent health and more. Radio One will be partnering on the event and will be broadcasted live during the fair.

The event is being planned by three Eskenazi Health Center locations: Eskenazi Health Center Forest Manor, Eskenazi Health Center Grassy Creek and Eskenazi Health Center North Arlington.

“Our Community Day Health Fair provides the ideal opportunity for everyone to take advantage of our free health screenings and get accustomed to coming to us for their primary care health needs,” said Dr. Broderick Rhyant, chief executive physician at Eskenazi Health Center Forest Manor and Eskenazi Health Primary Care associate chief medical officer. “Our knowledgeable and friendly staff looks forward to welcoming everyone to our outstanding facility at Eskenazi Health Center Forest Manor.”

All Eskenazi Health Center locations offer a variety of services that include OB/GYN, mental health, optometry, primary care (pediatric, adolescent and adult), orthopaedics, medical-legal partnership and a pharmacy.

In addition, Eskenazi Health Center Forest Manor is expanding its hours to welcome both walk-in patients seeking urgent care as well as scheduled primary care visits depending on patients’ needs and preferences.

Additional services offered at Eskenazi Health Center locations include: diabetes education, dietetics consultation, prenatal ultrasounds and women, infants and children services provided by the Marion County Public Health Department. 

For more information on the Eskenazi Health Center Community Day Health Fair on Oct. 6 and available services at all Eskenazi Health Center locations, please call 317.541.3400.

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CONTACT: Tom Surber
Phone: 317.880.4793
Cell: 317.402.9327
Pager: 317.310.5972
Email: thomas.surber@eskenazihealth.edu

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