For Immediate Release
856.866.0411 ext. 118
Northeast Philadelphia (May 7, 2018): On May 15, Nazareth Hospital will host a women’s health fair in honor of National Women’s Health Week, which takes place May 13-19. Between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m., the hospital will offer free health information, screenings, giveaways and prizes to area residents. Participants can meet with healthcare professionals and learn about available women’s health services.
Participants can also schedule a mammogram or other health scan during the event by bringing a prescription from their physician. All who register in advance will receive a complimentary meal voucher for use in the hospital cafeteria.
The event will take place in the main lobby and St. Joseph’s lobby at Nazareth Hospital, located at 2601 Holme Avenue, Philadelphia, Pa. To register for the event, or for more information, call 1.866.NAZARETH (1.866.629.2738).
About Nazareth Hospital
Founded by the Sisters of the Holy Family of Nazareth, Nazareth Hospital has provided healthcare to the Northeast Philadelphia community since 1940. The hospital has 205 acute and 28 skilled care beds, and provides a full array of healthcare services, including emergency services, surgery, vascular services and wound care, cardiac care, orthopedic and rehabilitation services, and cancer care. Nazareth is a nationally certified Primary Stroke Center and Chest Pain Center, has earned national accreditation for hip and knee replacement, heart failure care and PCI, and is a Blue Distinction Center+ for Hip and Knee Replacement. Nazareth Hospital is a member of Mercy Health System of Southeastern Pennsylvania, a member of Trinity Health.
About Mercy Health System
A diverse, integrated system providing comprehensive healthcare services, Mercy Health System of Southeastern Pennsylvania, a member of Trinity Health, comprises three acute care hospitals, a home healthcare organization, several wellness centers, physician practices, and a federal PACE program, and is co-owner of the managed care plan, Gateway Health Plan. With 250 primary care and specialty physicians, Mercy Health System is a teaching community health system affiliated with Drexel University School of Medicine and the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM). As a mission-driven regional health ministry, we will become the recognized leader in improving the health of our communities and each person we serve. We will be known as the most trusted health partner for life. To learn more about Mercy Health System, visit www.mercyhealth.org.