Annual Health Fairs are a key component of the health and wellness services BAPS Charities provides throughout North America.
On June 16, 2013, in Edison, NJ, 38 physicians and 27 allied health professionals volunteered their expertise and time at BAPS Charities Health Fair to provide medical care and awareness to 435 people. Below are some of the highlights and data of the event:
Number of patients seen by specialty: Internal Medicine/Family practice (370), Cardiology (EKG) (210), Orthopedics (10), Neurology (21), Ophthalmology/Optometry (225), Gynecology (120), Podiatry (34), Dentistry (222), Bone Density (74), Physical Therapy (94), Nutrition/Dietician (68), Weight Management (46), Pharmacy (48)
Number of lab tests conducted: CBC (385), Basic metabolic panel (385), Lipid panel (385)