Botsford News Release
Farmington Hills, Mich. (February 27, 2013)---If you are 18 or older, find high-quality free and low-cost health screenings for serious illnesses, such as obesity, diabetes, high blood pressure, cancer, and heart disease, at the Project Healthy Living event at the William Costick Center at 28600 Eleven Mile Road in Farmington Hills. This free, open-to-the-public public health event is locally sponsored by the Farmington Area Commission on Aging, the City of Farmington Hills Senior Division, and Botsford Hospital. This event will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Friday, March 22, 2013. Enter the Costick Center through Door A.
Receiving regular health screenings are essential steps to protect your family from "silent-killer" diseases that don't present symptoms. Free testing services include balance, blood pressure, body mass index (BMI), bone density (9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. only), hearing, height and weight, lung function, memory, and vision. Counseling and referral are also free services. For nominal fees, blood testing and analysis ($5 to $50) and ultrasounds measuring blockage of the arteries and EKGs of the heart ($25 to $199) will be available.
For more information or to pre-register and pay for the tests and services you want, please visit http://projecthealthyliving.org. Or, you may call (248) 473-1830.
ABOUT BEAUMONT HEALTH
Beaumont Health is Michigan's largest health care system, based on inpatient admissions and net patient revenue. A not-for-profit organization, it was formed in 2014 by Beaumont Health System, Botsford Health Care and Oakwood Healthcare to provide patients with the benefit of greater access to extraordinary, compassionate care, no matter where they live in Southeast Michigan. Beaumont Health consists of eight hospitals with 3,337 beds, 168 outpatient sites, nearly 5,000 physicians and 35,000 employees and about 3,500 volunteers. In 2015, the organization had $4.1 billion in net revenue with 177,934 inpatient admissions, 17,151 births and 530,860 emergency visits. For more information, visit beaumont.org.
MEDIA CONTACT: Lynn C. Anderson, Director, Marketing & Public Relations or Beth Montalvo, Publications & Media Relations Coordinator
PHONE: (248) 442-7986
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