Fredbird will be back at Mercy Hospital Jefferson for the Jefferson County Health Department’s “Clearing the Air for a Healthier Jefferson County” free community event from 6:15 to 7:45 p.m. on Thursday, April 7, in the hospital conference center.
Mercy Clinic Family Medicine physician Dr. Kenneth Kilian will be the keynote presenter. With games and interactive displays, all family members can learn about the dangers of tobacco and electronic cigarettes. Fredbird will be presenting awards to the contest winners in each age group and photo opportunities will be available.
For more information call Cassandra Miller at 636-282-1010 ext. 268.
Mercy, named one of the top five large U.S. health systems in 2017 by Truven, an IBM Watson Health company, serves millions annually. Mercy includes 44 acute care and specialty (heart, children’s, orthopedic and rehab) hospitals, more than 700 physician practices and outpatient facilities, 40,000 co-workers and more than 2,000 Mercy Clinic physicians in Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri and Oklahoma. Mercy also has outreach ministries in Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas.