Come and join us at our annual Senior Advantage Health Fair - where you will be able to receive several free screenings, Medicare Education, and meet the Silver Cross Teams and partners who guide our community into healthy living! Coffee and Refreshments will be served - PLUS, a beautiful gift basket will be raffled off! Registration is not required - See you there!
Silver Cross Senior Advantage will hold a Senior Health Fair on Friday, November 8 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. in the Silver Cross Hospital Conference Center, 1890 Silver Cross Blvd., New Lenox. Complimentary valet parking will be available.
Brian Thornton, Director of Individual Medicare Product Sales from Blue Cross and Blue Shield, will present a free lecture entitled Medicare 101, at 9:15a.m. And Dr. Reshma Relwani, Internal Medicine Physician from the Silver Cross Medial Group will present at 10:15 a.m., discussing the important screenings available to Medicare Recipients. Attendees can also gather educational materials from representatives from Blue Cross Blue Shield, Humana, and United Healthcare.
At the event, attendees can take advantage of free health screenings including:
Walgreens will offer flu and pneumonia immunizations (insurance will be billed). In addition, attendees can receive information about stroke from the Silver Cross Neuroscience Institute; emergency care and Urgent Care; cancer prevention and care; diabetes education from the Silver Cross Diabetes Center; Home Health, Wound Care Center, as well as learning about volunteering opportunities at Silver Cross. There will also be representatives from the following skilled nursing facilities: Mother Theresa Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation, Alden Estates in Shorewood, Lemont Center and Victorian Village.
Complimentary coffee and light refreshments will be provided. And, there will be a chance to win a door prize. Advanced registration is NOT required. For more information, call (815) 300-7091.