Lake Regional Health System invites the public to the Osage Beach Health Fair 7 to 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 25, in the third floor conference rooms at Lake Regional Hospital, 54 Hospital Drive. Appointments are required. Sign up at lakeregional.com/OsageBeachFair.
Free screenings will be available for blood pressure, body mass index and mental wellness.
In addition, the following screenings will be available for a nominal fee. Some screenings require fasting 12 to 14 hours in advance; water and routine medications may be consumed.
- Complete blood count — $5
- Blood chemistry profile — $10
- Hemoglobin A1c (diabetes) — $15
- Prostate cancer (PSA) — $15
- Thyroid stimulating hormone — $15
Participants also will be able to interact with Lake Regional experts in cancer, women’s health, chronic care management, home health, hospice and pharmacy.
Flu shots also will be available: $35 for quadrivalent vaccine or $70 for high-dose trivalent vaccine (recommended only for seniors 65 years and older). For eligible participants, flu shots will be billed to Medicare.
Lake Regional offers a variety of health education throughout the year, including health talks and health fairs, and Lake Regional hosts a variety of support groups. For information on upcoming events, visit lakeregional.com/Events.