Margaretville Hospital planning Fall Health Fair

Margaretville Hospital will hold its annual Fall Health Fair on Monday, Oct. 13 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. in the hospital lobby. Flu shots will be offered from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., the cost of which will be totally covered for Medicare and Medicaid recipients. The cash price is $30 per shot which may be covered in part by private insurances.
Free health screenings will include: Blood pressure, blood glucose, Body Mass Indexing, hearing tests, CO breath analyzer, and Pulse Oximeter for lung function. There will also be information available on nutrition, fitness, smoking cessation and more.
Chief Executive Officer Ed Morache said that the Health Fair offers the public an opportunity to take steps toward a healthier lifestyle and learn more about the services provided at MH.
"We are very pleased with the services we provide, several of which were rated as Number 1 in a recent statewide survey. We encourage the public to come and visit," Mr. Morache stated.
For additional information about the Health Fair or hospital services, please call 845-586-2631.