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Celebrating Indian Heritage: A Health & Wellness Fair

-Englewood Hospital and Medical Center to Host Free Event-

All are Welcome: Englewood Hospital Presents
the 5th Annual Indian Health Fair on September 9

Click here for on-line registration.

(Englewood, NJ, August 10, 2012) – Englewood Hospital and Medical Center and the Share and Care Foundation are teaming up to host the 5th Annual “Celebrating Indian Heritage: A Health and Wellness Fair.” The free event will be held at the Medical Center on Sunday, September 9 between 8 a.m. and noon.

“Englewood Hospital is proud to offer these free educational services, screenings and one-on-one sessions with our medical experts to the community,” said Dr. Hetal Gor, MD, FACOG, Program Director. “This is an excellent opportunity to connect with the residents of Englewood and our neighboring towns. While the fair is specifically geared towards people from the Indian subcontinent, we encourage everyone to come out and play an active role in promoting a healthy lifestyle.”

The event provides free consultations with physicians from a variety of specialties including cardiology, diabetes, and breast and bone health. Participants can also register for free flu shots and receive blood pressure and cholesterol screenings, among other things. Additionally, Englewood Hospital will offer an educational lecture covering a wide-range of health topics, followed by a question and answer session.

What: Celebrating Indian Heritage: A Health & Wellness Fair

Who: Cardiologists, internists, general surgeons, dentists, nutritionists, pediatricians, psychiatrists, gynecologists and more.

When: Sunday, September 9, 8am-Noon

Where: The Ferolie Gallery

Englewood Hospital and Medical Center

350 Engle Street, Englewood, NJ 07631

How: Registration is requested. Callers (18+ only) must reserve a free flu shot when registering. To register, call 1-866-980-3462 or click here for on-line registration.

 

 
About Englewood Hospital and Medical Center
 
Englewood Hospital and Medical Center provides the highest level of compassionate, patient care and safety through a broad range of advanced clinical programs, treatments and diagnostic services. It is renowned for its bloodless medicine and surgery program, cardiac and vascular programs and its leadership in breast care, oncology and joint replacement services. Through its affiliation with the Mount Sinai School of Medicine and the Mount Sinai Consortium for Graduate Medical Education, this acute-care and community teaching hospital trains medical residents in many disciplines, including internal medicine, critical care medicine, surgery, pediatrics, podiatry, and pathology.  Its Vascular Fellowship Program has trained a generation of world-class vascular surgeons.  Additionally, many members of Englewood Hospital’s medical staff serve as faculty at Mount Sinai. Englewood Hospital has earned numerous accreditations from the Joint Commission and other organizations and is among the four percent of hospitals nationwide honored with the prestigious Magnet nursing award, a distinction that has been earned three times by its nursing staff.