There will be free admission, giveaways, door prizes, refreshments and ambulance tours.
Free health screenings will be available, including blood cholesterol, blood sugar, pulse oximetry, vascular carotid screening, chiropractic screenings, depression screenings and more.
To obtain accurate blood testing results, fasting 12 hours prior to the screening is recommended.
Other free health services available include blood pressure, Body Mass Index information, and diabetes and nutrition education.
New this year is “ask the doctor.” You’ll have the opportunity to speak with a physician at no cost.
The ETMC Mobile Digital Mammography Unit will also be offering mammograms.Medicare, Medicaid and all commercial insurance will be accepted and filed.
Call Jessie Bell at 903-590-2988 to apply for a grant to pay for your mammogram if you do not have insurance. To schedule a digital mammogram, call ETMC at 800-648-8141 and press 3.
Exhibitors scheduled to appear, as of Wednesday, included the following:
1. Faith Hospice Services
2. Care Team Home Health & Hospice
3. Maximus THSteps
4. Audubon Behavioral Healthcare
5. Caption Call
6. All American Home Health
7. Meals on Wheels
8. Hospice of East Texas
9. Wellness Pointe
10. Wesley House Assisted Living
11. Upshur Manor
12. Heart to Heart Hosice
13. Southern Care Hospice
14. At Home Healthcare
16. Angel Care Hospice
17 - 20. Good Shepherd Medical Center
21. Marshall Home Care & Hospice
22. NET Health WIC Program
23. Premier Health
24. AllenMed, Inc.
25. Accolade Home Care
26. Trinity Mother Frances Hospitals & Clinics
27. ETMC Home Health
28.Whispering Pines Lodge
29. Med Shop Medical Depot
30. Essential Home Healthcare, Inc
32. Kinsman Home Health
33. Legacy Group-Michael Evans, SFP, CSA
34. Assist Care
35. Texas A&M Agrilife Extension Service
36. Texas Home Health
37. March of Dimes
38. Hearts Way Hospice
39. Assisted Living Concepts
40. Creative Benefits Solutions
41. Legacy Hospice
42. Area Agency on Aging
43. Right At Home
44.Select Specialty Hospital
45. East Texas Center for Independent Living
46. ETMC Gilmer
47. Beacon Hospice
The Health Fair is brought to you by East Texas Medical Center, Good Shepherd Medical Center, Gilmer Area Chamber of Commerce and Upshur Manor Nursing Home.