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Heart Health Awareness

Date(s): 2/14/2014

8:00 A.M.-12:00 P.M.

Bell County Health Department - Pineville & Middlesboro locations
Free blood pressure checks, BMI calculations, health counseling and materials will be available.
Robin Fuson, Telephone (606) 337-7046

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Free Women's Health Screening

Date(s): 10/12/2013

11:00 A.M.-3:00 P.M.

Lexington Sam's Club
Sam's Club is hosting a Free Women's Health Screening Event this Saturday the 12th from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at all clubs with a pharmacy.
The free Health Screening Event features tests valued up to $200, including:
• Take-home breast self-exam gel packs
• TSH testing
• Blood pressure
• Total Cholesterol
• HDL (good cholesterol)
• Glucose
• Body mass index
• Vision (Not available in all locations)
Dan Ashley 417-291-2495

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Joint Allied Health Pre-Admission Conference

Date(s): 2/13/2014

5:00 P.M.

Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College - Pineville Campus
Opportunity for interested students to come and learn more about the Allied Health Programs. Required for all students seeking admission into one of the Allied Health Programs. Allied Health Programs include, Respiratory Care, Radiography, Surgical Technology, Clinical Lab Technology, and Medical Assisting.
Paul Bryant
10350 US HWY 25E
Pineville, KY 40977
(606)-248-2001

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Joint Allied Health Pre-Admission Conference

Date(s): 10/24/2013

5:00 P.M.

Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College - Pineville Campus
Opportunity for interested students to come and learn more about the Allied Health Programs. Required for all students seeking admission into one of the Allied Health Programs. Allied Health Programs include, Respiratory Care, Radiography, Surgical Technology, Clinical Lab Technology, and Medical Assisting.
Paul Bryant
10350 US HWY 25E
Pineville, KY 40977
(606)-248-2001

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Joint Allied Health Pre-Admission Conference

Date(s): 2/20/2014

3:00 P.M.

Southeast Kentucky Community & Technical College - Whitesburg Campus
Opportunity for interested students to come and learn more about the Allied Health Programs. Required for all students seeking admission into one of the Allied Health Programs. Allied Health Programs include, Respiratory Care, Radiography, Physical Therapy Assisting, and Medical Assisting.
Paul Bryant
10350 US HWY 25E
Pineville, KY 40977
(606)-248-2001

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Joint Allied Health Pre-Admission Conference

Date(s): 10/3/2013

3:00 P.M.

Southeast Kentucky Community & Technical College - Whitesburg Campus
Opportunity for interested students to come and learn more about the Allied Health Programs. Required for all students seeking admission into one of the Allied Health Programs. Allied Health Programs include, Respiratory Care, Radiography, Physical Therapy Assisting, and Medical Assisting.
Paul Bryant
10350 US HWY 25E
Pineville, KY 40977
(606)-248-2001

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Allied Health Expo

Date(s): 10/10/2013

8:30 A.M.-2:00 P.M.

Southeast Kentucky Community & Technical College - Middlesboro Campus - Troy Welch Science Building
An event for any student with potential interest in an Allied Health Program to come discuss information including program requirements, pre-admission conference dates, and other programmatic information. Program Students and faculty will be available to advise and answer all questions. (Allied Health Programs include: Respiratory Care, Radiography, Surgical Technology, and Clinical Lab Technology.)
Paul Bryant
10350 US HWY 25E
Pineville, KY 40977
(606)-248-2001

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Healthy Fun Fair

Date(s): 7/25/2013

10:00 A.M.-3:00 P.M.

National College Pikeville Campus
Free health screenings will be offered including vision, skin damage,blood pressure, glucose, and cholesterol. Admission to the fair is free, and games, prizes, and food will be available free of charge as well.
Tammy Riley, Campus Director
606-478-7200
50 National College Blvd.
Pikeville, KY 41501

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Kidney Health Screening

9:30 A.M.-3:30 A.M.

Scott County Cooperative Extension
The National Kidney Foundation's Early Evaluation Program offers free screening for those at risk - anyone 18 years and older with high blood pressure , diabetes or a family history of kidney disease. Participants receive a comprehensive health risk appraisal, blood pressure measurement, blood and urine testing and the opportunity to discuss their health and review results with onsite clinicians.
Cooperative Extension
502 863 0984

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Wellness For Women

11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Salon and Wellness Spa Fitness & Yoga Studio 431 Southland Dr. Lexington, KY 40503
A FREE event with a focus on women's health. Vendors, Give-Aways, drawings, and much more! The Kentucky Blood Center will be here for blood donations. All donors will be entered in a drawing for a $100 Salon ASA Gift Certificate.
Paul at 859-276-5335 or Carol at 859-338-2099.

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Wellness For Women

11:00 A.M.-3:00 P.M.

Salon and Wellness Spa Fitness & Yoga Studio 431 Southland Dr. Lexington, KY 40503
A FREE event with a focus on women's health. Vendors, Give-Aways, drawings, and much more! The Kentucky Blood Center will be here for blood donations. All donors will be entered in a drawing for a $100 Salon ASA Gift Certificate.
Paul at 859-276-5335 or Carol at 859-338-2099.

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Multicultural Community Health Fair

10:00 am - 6:00 pm

807 South Limestone, UK Medical Center
A Multicultural Community Health Fair is being organized by students at the University of Kentucky’s College of Medicine from 10am to 6pm on Saturday, Aug. 11. The fair will include indoor and outdoor health-related activities and screenings and will be held at 138 Leader Avenue on UK's campus, across South Limestone from the Kentucky Clinic.

The health fair is for uninsured adults and children in the Fayette County area and will include free health services and health screenings such as blood sugar checks, physical exams, and dental services, among others. In addition to the College of Medicine, students from the UK College of Dentistry, College of Pharmacy, College of Nursing, College of Public Health and College of Health Sciences will participate in providing care to underserved patients in Fayette County.

Free parking for the event will be available in the new New UK Chandler Hospital parking garage off South Limestone, as well as the parking lot on the east side of Press Ave marked “Employee”. The health fair can also be accessed with direct stops from Lextran routes #5.

For more information, visit UKHealthFair.org.







MCHF Press Release Draft
June 08, 2012

Multicultural Community Health Fair Planned for Aug. 11 at UK


LEXINGTON, Ky. (July 6, 2012) -- A Multicultural Community Health Fair is being organized by students at the University of Kentucky’s College of Medicine from 10am to 6pm on Saturday, Aug. 11. The fair will include indoor and outdoor health-related activities and screenings and will be held at 138 Leader Avenue on UK's campus, across South Limestone from the Kentucky Clinic.

The health fair is for uninsured adults and children in the Fayette County area and will include free health services and health screenings such as blood sugar checks, physical exams, and dental services, among others. In addition to the College of Medicine, students from the UK College of Dentistry, College of Pharmacy, College of Nursing, College of Public Health and College of Health Sciences will participate in providing care to underserved patients in Fayette County.

Initiated in the spring of 2000, the event was previously known as the “Hispanic Health Fair” and has helped 350 to 500 individuals annually in the Latino community with free health services. This year, in an effort to better serve the entire community, individuals of all races and ethnicities are encouraged to attend with organizers anticipating serving 750 to 1,000 patients.

Free parking for the event will be available in the new New UK Chandler Hospital parking garage off South Limestone, as well as the parking lot on the east side of Press Ave marked “Employee”. The health fair can also be accessed with direct stops from Lextran routes #5.

For more information, visit UKHealthFair.org.




George Goshua & Kenisha Webb (606) 422-1853

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5th Annual Healthy Fun Fair

10:00 am - 3:00 pm

National College - Pikeville Campus, 50 National College Blvd. Pikeville, KY 41501
Free health screenings will be offered including vision, skin damage, blood pressure, glucose, and cholesterol. Mobile clinics will be onsite for dental and medical evaluations.
For children, the police department will be available to do Children’s IdentiKits fingerprint sets, and the Pike County Health Department will be providing Headstart, Kindergarten, and 6th grade physicals in their mobile clinic.
Representatives from Big Sandy Healthcare, Pikeville Medical Center, Kentucky College of Osteopathic Medicine, Highlands Regional Medical Center, the Pike County Health Department, and many more will be on hand to provide health-related information and services to the community.
Admission to the fair is free, and games, prizes, and food will be available free of charge as well.
Rita Thacker
606-478-7200

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Bariatric Support Group

6:00 - 8:00 pm

Highlands Regional Medical Center, Prestonsburg, KY
Monthly meeting for the journey to better health
Bariatric Program Coordinator
606-886-7664

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Bariatric Support Group

6:00 - 8:00 pm

Highlands Regional Medical Center, Prestonsburg, KY
Monthly meeting for the journey to better health
Bariatric Program Coordinator
606-886-7664

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Gospel Music Test Fest

6-9 pm

Antioch Missionary Baptist Church
Held in observation of National Day of HIV Testing we are hosting a gospel mini-concert and testing event in hopes to raise awareness and increase HIV Testing in our community.
John Bentley

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Gospel Music Test Fest

6:00 - 9:00 pm

Antioch Missionary Baptist Church
Held in observation of National Day of HIV Testing we are hosting a gospel mini-concert and testing event in hopes to raise awareness and increase HIV Testing in our community.
John Bentley

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Gospel Music Test Fest

6:00 P.M.-9:00P.M.

Antioch Missionary Baptist Church
Held in observation of National Day of HIV Testing we are hosting a gospel mini-concert and testing event in hopes to raise awareness and increase HIV Testing in our community.
John Bentley

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Third Annual 2nd Sunday at the Blue Grass Airport

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Blue Grass Airport
Third annual 2nd Sunday at Blue Grass Airport where over 10,000 local citizens will join us from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. on June 10, 2012, to walk, bike, roller skate and learn more about the health and wellness options available to them in the community. New this year is the addition of the United Way’s 5K on the Runway. Registration begins at 6:00 a. m. and race begins at 7:00 a.m. Participants will run the 5K on the runway. For more information go to www.ghky.org
Kathleen Martin
859-523-0291

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Hazard VA Clinic Outreach

9 A.M. to 4 P.M.

Letcher County War Memorial, Whitesburg Ky
The Hazard VA Clinic staff will be on site to answer questions, provide information about health care services available through the Hazard VA clinic for Veterans in our area.
Please bring your Discharge papers if you are not already enrolled in the VA Health Care Systems.

Eligibility staff, nursing staff, and providers will be on site for.


Hazard VA Clinic 606-436-2350

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“Expressions through Art” cancer support group session

5pm

Central Kentucky Cancer Center in Danville
“Expressions through Art” cancer support group session

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Depression and Bipolar Support Group

7:00 pm

Harry M. Caudill Library whitesburg, ky
This is a peer lead support group helping to find ways to cope with the affects of depression in a persons life
Silas Johnson
home- 606-639-6609
cell- 606-634-0871

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