TSTC Health Fair next week
Texas State Technical College Sweetwater campus will again play host to the annual Nolan County Health Fair. The event, which is scheduled to take place on Tuesday, Nov. 5 from 10 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. at the Student Center, will feature approximately 40 Big Country area vendors. Healthcare representatives from organizations such as Rolling Plains Memorial Hospital, the Big Country Medical Reserve Corps and the West Texas TSTC Department of Nursing are scheduled to attend, and will be on hand to offer free basic medical screenings including blood glucose and cholesterol levels, ECG’s and blood pressure.Various public safety agencies such as the Texas Department of Transportation, the Department of Aging and the Sweetwater Fire Department will also be in attendance. The event is free and open to the public. All are invited to attend. For more information feel free to contact Joni Coons at 235-7418.Booths will include the following vendors: Air Evac Lifeteam, American Cancer Society, Bowtech for Health, Cogdell Memorial Hospital, Deaf Action Center, Familia Dental, Texas Department of State Health Services, Gateway Family Services, Inc., Healthy Freedom, Headstart, Hendrick Health System, Hendrick Medical Supply, High Sky Children’s Ranch, Hoyt House, LIMU, IntegraCare HH of Colorado City, KXOX, MADD, Mary Kay, MCNA Dental, Molina HealthCare, Sweetwater-Nolan County Health Department, Sweetwater-Nolan County Health Department-Family Planning, OHS-WIC, Rolling Plains Memorial Hospital, Superior Health Plan, Shannon Health Systems, Shannon Clinic, Sweetwater Fire Department, Nolan County Health Department, Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services, Texas Oncology, Texas Sport and Spine, The Fitness Center, TSTC Counseling, VN Students TSTC Sweetwater, West Texas AHEC-Big Country Region and the West Texas Children’s Advocacy Center and the Big Country Medical Reserve Corps.