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Celebrating Indian Heritage, Health & Wellness at Englewood Hospital

(Englewood, NJ, August 12, 2013) – Englewood Hospital and Medical Center and the Share and Care Foundation are teaming up to host the 6th Annual “Celebrating Indian Heritage: A Health and Wellness Fair.” The free event will be held at the Medical Center on Saturday, September 14 between 8:30 a.m. and 12:30pm.

The fair will emphasize wellness for community members whose heritage originates from the Indian subcontinent, but everyone is encouraged to attend and take a proactive approach to their health.

Free consultations will be offered by physicians in various specialties including cardiology, diabetes, and breast and bone health. Participants also can register for free flu shots and receive blood pressure and cholesterol screenings. Experts also 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 other health specialists available to consult with community members

When: Saturday, September 14, 8:30am-12:30pm

Where: Echocardiography and Vascular Lab

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 visit englewoodhospital.com and click the “Class and Event Registration” tab for online 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 six-percent of hospitals nationwide honored with the prestigious Magnet nursing award, a distinction that has been earned three times by its nursing staff.