BAPS Charities hosted over 260 participants at its 10th annual Health Fair on Sunday, October 8, 2017, in Parsippany, NJ. This year’s Health Fair aimed to expand on practical preventative care and affordable treatment options for community members of all ages. Over 40 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 (260), Cardiology (40), Gastroenterology (25), Nephrology (20), Ophthalmology (20), Dentistry (50), Physical Therapy (50)
Number of lab tests conducted: CBC (260), Basic Metabolic Panel (260), Lipid Panel (260), Thyroid Function (260), Hemoglobin A1C (260), Flu Shots (100)
Number of screening tests: Blood Pressure (260), Glucose (260), Eye exam (100), Dental exam (50)