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THE 2017 HEALTH FAIR

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The 2017  Health Fair is the result of the collaboration between AASuccess and Hepatitis B Initiatives DC. The main purpose of this health fair is to raise awareness and to help the Vietnamese community living in the D.C. Metropolitan area who are coming from low-income families and not having health insurance coverage. The goal is to have an estimate of 150 people including patients, doctors, and volunteers at the health fair.

This health fair is a great opportunity for any students interested in the healthcare field, while volunteering at the event, to shadow and gain practical experiences from physicians and phlebotomists, which would greatly benefit them in the future.

SERVICES

We provide FREE flu shots and FREE health check ups. There will be a health information table to educate the community about the importance of maintaining a healthy lifestyle and having effective diets, as well as having information about some common diseases such as Hepatitis B & C. There will also be FREE consultation sessions on health insurance provided by official health insurance agents. Other services include:

  • Height and weight
  • Cholesterol
  • Glucose (blood sugar)
  • Blood pressure
  • Hearing (tentative)
  • Vision, including glaucoma (tentative)
  • Dental (tentative)

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JOIN US!

Date: June 2017 (TBD)

Time: From 10 AM to 1 PM

Location: Viet Center, Suite 401, 6521 Arlington Blvd, Falls Church, VA 22042

FUND GOAL

Let’s perfect the act of giving back together

We are asking for a total of $2,000 from local doctors’ offices in which in-kind gifts or monetary donations are greatly appreciated. In-kind health supplies include but are not limited to flu shots, blood glucose monitors, glucose strips, blood pressure monitors, bandages, syringes, needles, etc.

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