Spread the Word: Free Stroke Screenings at April 10 Health Fair


The Friendly Folks Stroke Club Support Group at Sts. Mary & Elizabeth Hospital is hosting a health fair with free screenings on Wednesday, April 10. Stroke risk assessments, blood pressure, BMI, cholesterol/glucose, and more will be offered. Additionally, more than 20 vendors and community businesses will be on hand to share health education and information. Download the event flyer.


Date: Wednesday, April 10
Time: 12 Noon – 2 P.M.
Location: Sts. Mary & Elizabeth Hospital, Assembly Room


Vendors include:
SMEH stroke team with stroke risk assessments & education
Chaplain services with living wills & volunteer opportunities 
Healthy lifestyles center with glucose & cholesterol screenings
Dietitians with healthy eating education
Kentuckiana Stroke Association with stroke prevention education
Brain Injury Alliance of Kentucky with brain injury education
Louisville Metro EMS with hands – only CPR education & demonstration 
Fairdale High School nursing students with BP & BMI screenings
Louisville Lung Care with sleep apnea risk assessments
Humana with wellness education
PT/OT & inpatient education with falls prevention & how to get up post fall
Mortenson’s Dental with dental health info
YMCA with wellness program information 
Emergency Department with STI education
JH Chest Pain & Vascular Coordinators with education & information regarding screenings
Frazier Rehab with education regarding therapies, rehab & lymphedema treatment
AHA / ASA with blood pressure management education & wellness education
OLOP with community outreach education
KODA with community education
Sams Club with education regarding vision and hearing screenings
Highlands Health & Rehab with information on services offered
ElderServe, Inc with information on their Adult Day Center & services offered