Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Wellsville: Jones Memorial plans wellness fair

Jones Memorial Hospital is offering a free community and employee wellness fair from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Tuesday, May 10th, in the hospital’s Walchli Education Center. No appointment necessary. Brenda Szabo, Vice President of Diagnostics and Rehab at Jones and chair of the Wellness Committee said “We will be celebrating Hospital Week during the week of May 8-14,” “It is our way of saying thank you for the continued support.” JMH staff will be providing a variety of health screenings at no charge including blood pressure, bone density testing, balance assessment and flexibility measurement. Lab work offered will include glucose and cholesterol screenings. The Tanita Scale will be available to measure body fat and BMI (Body Mass Index). In addition, the JMH Dietician will be available to discuss the importance of healthy eating. You should allow 15-20 minutes to complete the health fair. Participating in the Wellness Fair are Univera Health and Ardent Solutions. For more information, contact Brenda Szabo at 585-596-4010.