25 Community Partners Host Health Event Featuring Dance, Docs, Health Screenings and More
Richmond, VA, Feb. 22, 2011 – On Saturday, February 25 from 10 am to 2 pm, 25 locations (list attached) from Powhatan to Petersburg and Mechanicsville to Midlothian will open their doors to serve as hosts for HCA Virginia’s FREE Day of Dance, helping our community to get healthy one dance step at a time.
This event is a high-energy day of dancing, heart health screenings, opportunities to ask-a-doc and more. Each facility has designed a personalized program of dance for the day. All are free, open to the public and many have offerings for all ages.
Free health screenings include blood pressure, body mass index (BMI), waist circumference and blood sugar. In addition, guests will have the opportunity to talk with a doctor and nurse about their health concerns.
A complete list of participating locations, schedules and offerings for the day can be found at women.hcavirginia.com.
About HCA Virginia…As the commonwealth’s most comprehensive health care network, HCA Virginia operates 13 hospitals and more than a dozen outpatient centers and is affiliated with 3,000 physicians in Central, Southwestern and Northern Virginia. In addition to being one of Virginia’s largest employers, it provides approximately $100 million in charity care to uninsured patients each year and pays $100 million in taxes. In Central Virginia, HCA Virginia includes 4 imaging centers, 6 outpatient surgery centers, more than 50 physician practice locations and the 7 hospitals we are best known for - Henrico Doctors’, Parham Doctors’, Retreat Doctors’, Chippenham, Johnston-Willis, John Randolph and Spotsylvania Regional.
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