On Wednesday, September 18, 2019, Putnam County Hospital sponsored and hosted the 2019 Senior Health Fair at the Putnam County Fairgrounds. With over 340 senior in attendance and 35 vendors the event was a huge success.
The morning started at 10am with the doors opening to senior lined up around the York Building. Seniors were able to visit with and learn about many different resources that our community has to offer. Putnam Occupational Health was offering blood pressure checks for each person in attendance. A free lunch provided by The Waters of Greencastle and Hickory Creek was given to each person in attendance. Lunch was followed by BINGO. Autumn Glen supplied the bingo cards, while Rena Sneed, Putnam Specialty Clinics, Jennifer Dunfee, PPIM, and Lesli Fordice from PCH all called four fun games of bingo. The afternoon concluded with each vendor introducing themselves, their company, and drawing for a fun door prize.
“This event is absolutely amazing for the seniors in our community. It is imperative that they know what resources our community can provide, but it is also a chance to get our and mingle with their peers, enjoy a great lunch, and have some fun. I am proud that Putnam County Hospital continues to organize and sponsor such an amazing event,” Said Director of Marketing and Community Relation for PCH, Brooke Trissel.
Putnam County Hospital is dedicated to the community. The mission; To provide exceptional healthcare close to home. They are continuing to do just that!