KentuckyOne Health Offers Free Heart Health Screenings at Kentucky State Fair
KentuckyOne Health will offer free cholesterol screenings from 9 a.m. -1:30 p.m. each day and free blood pressure screenings all day, every day at the Kentucky State Fair, August 16-26.
KentuckyOne will have one of the largest health care exhibits in the “Health Horizons” area of the South Wing. The exhibit will feature a large inflatable heart that visitors can walk through and learn the anatomy of the organ and cardiovascular care. Approximately 60 clinical and non-clinical volunteers will be on-hand each day.
Heart health awareness and education is particularly important for Kentuckians. Kentucky ranks ninth in the nation for deaths from heart disease and stroke.
What: KentuckyOne Health Screenings and Health Education at Kentucky State Fair
When: Thursday, August 16 through Sunday, August 26
9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Where: Kentucky Fair and Expo Center
South Wing “Health Horizons” area
KentuckyOne Health exhibit
· KentuckyOne employees providing free cholesterol and blood pressure screenings
· Fair attendees receiving heart education and walking through giant inflatable heart
· Interviews with KentuckyOne Health physicians