“Este es mi primer evento aqui con la Feria de Salud pero he sido paciente de la clinica y siempre me han atendido muy bien y a mi familia” ” This is my first Health Fair event but I have been a patient of the clinic previously and they have always taken good care of me and my family”. These kind words were shared by a participant at the Health Fair event which was held on Saturday, September 24, 2016 . The event was hosted by the Primera Iglesia Hispana Bautista and the Good Samaritan Clinic.The Good Samaritan Clinic volunteers assisted with many aspects of the event. Ms. Gina Gresham, Director of Volunteers for the GSC, was happy and grateful for the volunteers participation. In attendance were health care providers, non-profit organizations, financial institutions and other community resources to provide information and resources to the community. A variety of screenings and diagnostic test were provided at NO cost to the patient. MUSC Audiology and Speech Department provided children and adults with Free screenings.In addition, the following test were provided : Lipid profile test , Glucose test, Hemoglobin test, Pregnancy test, Urinalysis, Blood Pressure screenings and more.
This years event was a big success. Food and entertainment were also provided to those in attendance.