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New technology allows doctors to deliver healthcare to patients anywhere.
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UPMC expands telemedicine
Source: Pittsburgh Business Times
October 31, 2012



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Sugar Creek Station Community Health Fair

Wednesday, Sept. 24, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Sugar Creek Station
351 Causeway Drive
Franklin, PA 16323

This fair will feature educational display tables and complimentary screenings and services, including:
  • Stroke screening - includes blood pressure, carotid artery check, and stroke risk assessment
  • Cholesterol (lipid profile: total cholesterol, HDL, calculated LDL, triglycerides) and blood glucose screening. *12 hour fast is recommended
  • Osteoporosis
  • Body composition
  • Vision screening
  • Spine check
  • Many educational display tables
No registration required.
Refreshments and chances to win door prizes will be available!
For more information, or to schedule a tour of the Sugar Creek Station Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation facility, call 814-437-0100.


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