Silver Cross Senior Health fair

Silver Cross Senior Advantage will hold a Senior Health Fair on Monday, October 30 from 9 a.m. to Noon in the Silver Cross Hospital Conference Center, 1890 Silver Cross Blvd., New Lenox. Complimentary valet parking available. Maggie DelReal, Senior Vice President of United Healthcare, will present a free lecture –Medicare Made Clear, at 9:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. Attendees can also talk with representatives from Blue Cross Blue Shield, Humana, and United Healthcare about the 2018 Medicare Advantage plans throughout the event. A sales representative will be present with information and applications.

At the event, attendees can take advantage of free health screenings including:

• Blood Pressure

• Blood Glucose (non-fasting)

• Colon Cancer Screening Kits provided by The University of Chicago Medicine Comprehensive Cancer Center at Silver Cross Hospital

• Fall and Balance performed by The Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago at Silver Cross‘ Brain & Balance Clinic

• Pulse Oximetry

Walgreens will offer flu and pneumonia immunizations (insurance will be billed).