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Hudson Valley Hospital Center and Senator Greg Ball Host Senior Health Fair

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Cortlandt Manor – (April 16, 2013)– Spring is here. What better time to get in shape and pay attention to your health?

Hudson Valley Hospital Center and NYS Senator Greg Ball are offering seniors the perfect opportunity to take care of their health with a “Spring Check Up” Senior Health Fair on Friday, April 26 at the Muriel Morabito Community Center, 29 Westbrook Drive in Cortlandt Manor.

From 9 a.m. -12 noon, health professionals will do blood sugar and blood pressure screenings and exhibitors will be on hand to offer health and consumer information. Refreshments will be served.

“As a community hospital, we are as committed to preventing illnesses as we are to treating them,’’ said John Federspiel, President of Hudson Valley Hospital Center. “The Fair will provide a place for seniors to get free health screenings and information and to speak with doctors and other health practitioners in one location close to home. We are proud to provide this community resource.”                                                                                                             

In addition to Hospital departments offering screenings, among the exhibitors expected are the Westchester County Departments of Senior Programs and Services, Transportation and Consumer Protection, The Visiting Nurse Service of Hudson Valley; The Visiting Nurse Service of Westchester; Westchester Legal Services and many more.

For more information on the Spring Check up Health Fair or other senior health education programs offered by the Hospital, call 734-3794.

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Hudson Valley Hospital Center is dedicated to serving the health care needs of the community and to providing quality, comprehensive medical care in a compassionate, professional, respectful manner.  Offering state-of-the-art diagnostic treatment, education and preventive services, the Hospital is committed to improving the quality of life in the community. Hudson Valley Hospital Center is located on Route 202 (1980 Crompond Road) in Cortlandt Manor, New York. Call 914-737-9000 or visit .