Health Fair 2018 in Sacramento, CA
On Sunday, September 16, 2018, BAPS Charities hosted the annual community Health Fair in Sacramento, CA. Over 100 individuals benefited from the volunteer services provided by 25 physicians, nurses, 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 well being.
Number of patients seen by specialty: Internal Medicine/Family Practice (60), Cardiology (25), Nephrology (15), Ophthalmology (30), Optometry (35), Gynecology (18), Dentistry (20), Psychiatry (15), Physical Therapy (20), Nutrition/Dietitian (10), Pharmacist (42)
Number of Lab tests conducted: Basic Metabolic Panel (30), Thyroid Function (10), Hemoglobin A1C (30)
Number of Screening Tests: Blood Pressure (80), Glucose (60), Eye exam (40)
Health Lectures: Experts Panel Discussion, Yoga Sessions, Women’s Health Sessions
Opinions: “Thank you for giving me the opportunity to serve at the Health Fair. It was a great experience helping the community,” – Dr. Mitul Patel, Optometrist, Sacramento, CA