Atlantic General Hospital Partners with the Town of Ocean City and Ocean City AARP Chapter #1917 to hold Community Health Fair

For Immediate Release…

ATLANTIC GENERAL HOSPITAL PARTNERS WITH THE TOWN OF OCEAN CITY
and OCEAN CITY AARP CHAPTER #1917 TO HOLD COMMUNITY HEALTH FAIR

Berlin, Md. Atlantic General Hospital, the Town of Ocean City, and AARP Ocean City Chapter #1917 are co-sponsoring a free health fair for the community. The event will be on May 7th from 8:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Roland E. Powell Convention Center in Ocean City.

The health fair is free and open to the public. The health fair will include: free health screenings -including carotid, respiratory, bone density, hearing, blood pressure, skin cancer, Brown Bag Review of meds by AGHRx RediScripts pharmacists, lab draws for cholesterol panel and glucose (a 12 hours fast is required), special appearance by Pets on Wheels of Delmarva, and More!

The Blood Bank of Delmarva will be holding a blood drive throughout the event as well. To make an appointment with the Blood Bank call, 888-8BLOOD (888-825-6638) or schedule online to donate blood at www.delmarvablood.org.

The opening ceremonies will begin at 7:55 a.m. with a presentation of the colors by the American Legion Post #166 followed by a ribbon cutting at the ballroom doors by the Ocean City, Atlantic General Hospital and AARP officials.

Details:

Ocean City Health Fair

Tuesday, May 7th from 8:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Roland E. Powell Convention Center, 40th Street and Coastal Highway, Ocean City

Free and open to the public

For more information, call the Atlantic General Hospital Population Health office at 410-629-6820 or email dnordstrom@atlanticgeneral.org or docmelvin121@gmail.com