CHI Memorial Hospital Georgia To Hold Community Health Fair Monday

Thursday, November 8, 2018

CHI Memorial Hospital Georgia will host a community health fair on Monday from 4-7 p.m. 

"The community is invited to join us for a variety of health education, screenings and presentations.  Enjoy refreshments, register for door prizes and learn more about how you can improve the health of your family," organizers said.
 
Screenings include:
•         Lung CT scans on the Breathe.Easy. mobile lung CT coach 
•         Mammography screenings on the mobile mammography coach 
•         Hernia screenings 
•         Mole patrol skin checks 
•         Bone density screening
•         Blood pressure and pulse screening
 
Charles Bosshardt, M.D., gastroenterologist, and Ryan Cleary, M.D.

radiation oncologist, will give educational presentations.  Information about CHI Memorial’s seven primary care, urgent care and specialty offices in North Georgia will be available, as well as services available at CHI Memorial Hospital Georgia.  
 
CHI Memorial Hospital Georgia is located at 100 Gross Crescent Circle in Fort Oglethorpe.


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