Health Fair 2011 in Chicago, IL

Health Fair 2011 in Chicago, IL

BAPS Charities aims to serve individuals, families and communities in need by providing high quality, low cost health care.

Annual health fairs are at the core of BAPS Charities’ medical services. Physicians and technicians regularly volunteer their expertise to provide medical care and advice to the increasing number of people who lack access to quality health care.

In 2010, BAPS Charities Health Fairs were organized at 41 centers benefitting 12,430 participants with the help of 2,548 volunteer health care professionals.

 

Center

Chicago, IL

Date

May 1, 2011

Number of Participants

428 

Number of Physician volunteers

90

Number of Allied Health Professionals

18

 

 

Services Provided

Specialty

Number of patients seen 

Internal Medicine/Family practice

428

Pediatrics

160

Cardiology

110

Gastroenterology

20

Orthopedics

115

Neurology

53

Ophthalmology/Optometry

215

Dermatology

64

Podiatry

52

ENT

45

Dentistry

18

Psychiatry

11

Physical Therapy

85

OB/GYN

43

Endocrinologist

35

Pulmonary

5

 

Labs

Number of tests 

CBC

428

Basic metabolic panel

428

Lipid panel

428

Thyroid function test

65

Hemoglobin A1C

90

ESR

1

Screening and Diagnostic Tests

Number of tests

Blood pressure 

428

Obesity

357

Diabetic/glucose screening

428

Dental exam

18

Eye exam

215

Bone density screening/DEXA

72

 

Free Equipments distributed

Accucheck machine, Diabetic education materials

 

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