Health Fair 2018 in Albany, NY
On October 20, 2018, BAPS Charities hosted the annual community Health Fair in Albany, NY. Over 55 people benefitted from the volunteer services provided by over 10 physicians, nurses, pharmacists, and other medical professionals who donated their time to advise participants on preventative care and provide tips to improve general health as well as mental wellbeing.
Number of participants seen by specialty: Internal Medicine/Family practice (60), Cardiology (18), Hematology/Oncology (16), Endocrinology (18) Nephrology (60), Ophthalmology (60), Dentistry (60)
Number of screening labs conducted: CBC (53), Complete metabolic panel (53), Lipid panel (53), Thyroid function test (9), Hemoglobin A1C (50), Vitamin B12 (7)
Number of Screening and Diagnostic Tests: Blood pressure (60)