In cooperation with the Jefferson County Health Department, Mercy Clinic Family Medicine specialists Dr. Gokul Budati and Dr. Sree Budati will host a special free health fair from noon to 3 p.m. on Wednesday, April 20, at the Hillsboro Civic Center.
The program is being offered in memory of Dr. Gokul Budati’s mother. The doctors will be available for patient consultations. The will offer prevention tips and discuss assistance available for patients.
Visitors to the health fair can receive blood pressure and body mass index screenings, consultations with a registered dietitian, hypertension and cholesterol education, and information on smoking cessation, home health options, fall prevention, and much more.
For more information call Ryan Johnston at 636-543-5734.
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.