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WHAT: FREE HEALTH FAIR FOR THE UNINSURED. WHEN: MAY 5TH AT CASHMAN CENTER 850 LAS VEGAS BLVD S LV NV 89101 FROM 9:30 AM TO 12:30 PM. SERVICES OFFERED: COMPREHENSIVE HEALTH CHECK SERVICES. SEE FLIER FOR DETAILS. CONTACT: MARGI FAZE PH# 702-743-7070 OR margifaze@gmail.com United Citizens Foundation (UFC) is pleased to announce a free health fair benefitting the uninsured and needy families in the Southern Nevada Communities. The fair will be held at Cashman Center located at 850 Las Vegas Blvd. North, Las Vegas, Nevada 89101, on May 5th from 9:30 am. to 12:30 p.m. Participants are encouraged to bring their old pill bottle for new prescriptions offering limited refills. No medication will be given at the fair, only refill prescriptions. UCF’s Health Fair is extremely important to the number of uninsured patients in Las Vegas, particularly in this poor economy. According to estimates, nearly one of every four Nevadans is without health insurance. The Health Fair is being led by Dr. Kalpana Reddy who is passionate about serving the local community through the foundation. United Citizens Foundation (UCF), a nonprofit organization has zero administrative costs, is a community service organization who strives to conduct events critical to supporting our community needs. Our Grand Sponsor for second year in a row are Nevada Heart & Vascular & Women's Cancer Center who are committed to help the community during these challenging times. We also thank Job Connect and other organizations for partnering with us on the grass root initiatives to create awareness for this event. Please see below for details on services being offered and participants. SERVICES BEING OFFERED Colon cancer screening Children's Mental Health screening ages 5 to 18 Glucose monitoring. Genetic screening for BRCA mutation (predisposes to breast and ovarian) Genetic screening for COLARIS (endometrial cancer, colon cancer, gastrointestinal cancers, and melanoma). Pulmonary Screenings Carotid and Abdominal Aneurysm Screening Vision Screening Consultation for Chiropractor care. Home Care Options. Welfare Eligibility. Neurosurgery & Spine Care Rehabilitation. Pediatrics Care BMI Blood Pressure & General Health. Vaccinations. Skin Cancer Screening. Dental Screening SNAP (Food Stamps) Program Safe Link – Free Cell phone for low income population. Public Health Informatics and Epidemiology Information on the following – A. On Free Breast and Cervical cancer screening. B. Signs and symptoms of ovarian cancer, cervical cancer, vulvar cancer and endometrial cancer. C. Free clinic information along with lots of other medical resources LIST OF PARTICIPANTS 1. First Med 2. Another Joy Foundation. 3. Women’s Cancer Center 4. Pulmonary Associates 5. Nevada Heart & Vascular 6. Desert Eye Care 7. Amigo Chiropractor 8. Vida Homes Care 9. Health & Human Services 10. Las Vegas Neurosurgery & Spine Care 11. Solutions Recovery 12. UMC 13. Transformation Fitness 14. United Health Recruiters 15. Southern Nevada Health District 16. Las Vegas Skin & Cancer 17. UCF 18. SNAP Program – Three Square 19. Safe Link 20. Nevada State Health Division

Occurs once: May 5, 2012 (9:30 AM to 12:30 PM)
Contact Name: Ash Mirchandani
Contact Email: ashok7071@aol.com
Contact Phone: 702-280-7203
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Cashman Center
850 Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89101

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