Community Events

2014 Monthly Health Fairs

Monitor Key Health Indicators

Date: First Thursday of each month
Time:
7:30 – 11:00 a.m.
Location:
NNMC Lobby NNMC Advantage members enjoy a 10% discount on all health fair tests!

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Monitor Key Health IndicatorsServices include:

  • Vitamin D 25 Hydroxy - Test for Vitamin D deficiency - $40
  • High Sensitivity C-reactive protein - determine if you are at risk for heart and vascular disease - $25
  • Stroke Risk! Carotid artery ultrasound screening - $40
  • EKG for electrical activity of the heart and overall heart function - $35
  • Peripheral Artery Disease Identification! Ankle brachial index (ABI) for circulation - $25
  • Blood pressure and body fat screenings - Free

Fasting is required for best results in blood screenings.

  • Lipid profile with cholesterol, triglycerides and HDL/LDL ratio - $20
  • Complete blood chemistry panel with a report on 15 blood chemistry levels - $20
  • Thyroid screening (TSH), screening for an overactive or underactive thyroid gland - $35
  • Thyroid function and free T4 - $35
  • Hemoglobin A1C (glycosylated hemoglobin), routine dietary screening for diabetics - $30
  • ABO/RH (Blood typing) - $20
  • Complete blood count (CBC), indicating viral/bacterial presence and red/white blood cell counts - $15
  • PSA prostate cancer blood screening - $35

A physician and/or nurse will be available to address your questions.
We are unable to bill insurance for health fair services, but we provide a receipt for patients who want to submit for reimbursement.


Hospital Events

Advantage Lecture series

Comprehensive Vascular Screening Clinic:
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm/Carotid Artery Disease/Peripheral Artery Disease
Date: Sat., Sept. 27

Time: 8 am-5 pm
Dr. Tom Nguyen, MD, General/Vascular Surgeon
Dr. Thomas Truong, DO, Interventional Cardiologist
Cost: $90
By appointment only
Call 775-356-6662
Sparks Medical Building Suite 300, 2385 E. Prater Way

Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
Date: Wed., Oct. 1

Time: 6-7 pm
Presenter: Brett MenMuir

 

Cardiac Device Clinics:

Drugs that treat Arrhythmias
Date: Friday, Oct. 10
Time: Noon to 1 p.m.
Presenter: Laurie Newmark, RN, Certified Cardiac Device Specialist, NNMC

 

All events, except health fairs and vascular screenings, are held in Suite 201 of Sparks Medical Building at 2385 E. Prater Way.

Registration is required for all events except health fairs. Call 775-356-6662.

Events are free to Advantage Members and just $5 for non-members.
Learn more about NNMC's Advantage Program >

Lunch or dinner is served.

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