By Sharon Phillips
Alaska Health Fair, Inc. 

Spring health fair season wraps-up in May

 

May 1, 2022 | View PDF



Spring blood test dates end statewide in late May. Health fair services will be offered again in early August. 

We continue using our appointment-based model, which works extremely well.

Remaining event details can be found at www.alaskahealthfair.org.

May health fair event dates:

May 5 Ninilchik, 3 to 6 p.m.

May 6 Ninilchik, 8 a.m. to noon

May 14 Central, 8 to 11 a.m.

May 21 Anchorage, 8 a.m. to noon

In-office draw dates – Anchorage May 3 and Fairbanks May 3, 10, 17

Use our website at http://www.alaskahealthfair.org to schedule a blood test appointment at one of our offices or a community location. Give our local office a call if you have problems and we’ll assist you: Anchorage, 907-278-0234; Fairbanks 907-374-6853 and Juneau 907-723-5100.


 

Resources for diabetes

Alaska Health Fair and the Alaska Dept. of Health and Social Services are teaming up to offer free A1C screenings for those who qualify (while supplies last) and free resources on diabetes and prediabetes, including a free membership in the Omada Health online program.

A dedicated health coach and care team will discuss diet and exercise, along with providing interactive weekly lessons and smart devices, all delivered to your door. 

To receive the free Omada Health membership, visit https://go.omadahealth.com/alaska, click on “Check eligibility” and enter your Alaska ZIP code when in the form.

Looking ahead to fall

We are quickly booking health fair dates for an active fall season, so call our offices if your community or worksite is interested in hosting an event this fall. We would love to bring our popular services to the people that matter most in your world.


Sharon Phillips is the Alaska Health Fair, Inc. Tanana Valley/Northern Region program director.

 
 

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