Release Date: 08/19/2015
Memorial Hospital experts and the Paw Sox have teamed up to offer a healthy dose of prevention and education this summer. Doctors, nurses, laboratory technologists and staff members will provide a free Wellness Night on September 1, 2015 at McCoy Stadium, One Columbus Avenue, Pawtucket, RI, before and during the PawSox game.
This event will take place inside the stadium with various tables located next to the food court with free screenings and information from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Game time is 7:05 p.m.
Take advantage of this convenient opportunity to ask an internal medicine doctor, oncologist, pediatrician, or a nurse questions. Memorial Hospital staff will offer glucose and blood pressure screenings. Gain valuable information about stroke and The Stroke Center and other services at Memorial Hospital and Care New England. The Pawtucket Cancer Control Task Force will be on hand with information as part of this wellness event.
Free tickets are available to the game. The first 50 people, to register for this wellness event will receive one general admission ticket to the game. Tickets are available on a first come, first serve basis by calling Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island at (401) 729-2459.
For more details on Memorial’s Wellness Night call (401) 729-2459.
Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island, a Care New England hospital, serves as the major teaching affiliate of The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and the chief site for the medical school's primary care academic program. Research focuses on primary care and disease prevention, including osteoarthritis, heart disease, cancer, pulmonary function, maternal and child health and women’s health issues.
Memorial provides health services for the people of Rhode Island and southeastern Massachusetts including oncology, cardiovascular, orthopedics, rehabilitation, pain management, and diagnostics. Memorial offers primary care services in Pawtucket, Central Falls and Plainville, Massachusetts.