BAPS Charities hosted over 246 participants at its 10th annual Health Fair on Sunday, September 17, 2017 in Los Angeles, CA. This year’s Health Fair aimed to expand on practical preventative care and affordable treatment options for community members of all ages. Over 38 health care professionals volunteered for the event to provide personalized consultations and a variety of services and screenings.
Number of patients seen by specialty: Internal Medicine/Family Practice (165), Cardiology (30), Nephrology (12), Psychiatry (4), Podiatry (16), Physical Therapy (7), Ayurveda (24), Allergy (15), Gynecology (17).
Number of Lab tests conducted: CBC (205), Basic Metabolic Panel (205), Lipid Panel (205), Thyroid Function (205), Liver Function (205), Hemoglobin, A1C (205).
Number of Screening Tests: Blood Pressure (246), Glucose (69), Body Fat Analysis (97), EKG (21), Dental exam (75).
Flu vaccines given: 78
Pints of blood collected in Blood Drive: 51