Red Bank Public Schools and Riverview Medical Center To Host Community Day & Health Fair

Contact:Sara Scipioni

Red Bank Public Schools and Riverview Medical Center To Host Community Day & Health Fair

Riverview Medical Center of Red Bank, a member of the Meridian Health family, and the Red Bank Borough Public Schools are co-sponsoring a free Community Day & Health and Wellness Fair on Saturday, April 25, from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The event will be held at the Red Bank Middle School, 101 Harding Road in Red Bank.

The fair will offer opportunities for free health screenings, including blood pressure, cholesterol, body mass index (BMI), and stroke assessments with medical staff from Riverview Medical Center. There will also be giveaways, refreshments, health information, a Nintendo Wii's tournament and a special visit from Doctor Bernard from the Pawsitive Action Team between 10:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.

Additional participants include Buddy Builders Build Your Own Teddy Bear, CJ Gold Buyers, Warner Girl Handbags and accessories, Seashore Crafts, Heather's Henna Tattoos, Baubles, Beads, and Bags, Elegant Expressions, Royal Designs, Designing Sister Bead Boutique, Mary Kay Products, Designer Threads Custom Embroidery and more.

For more information or to register for this free event, please call 1.800.DOCTORS. Walk-ins are welcome.

Riverview Medical Center, a member of the Meridian Health Family, is a non-profit community hospital located in Red Bank, New Jersey, providing health care programs and services in all major medical disciplines, including maternity; oncology; orthopedics and rehabilitation; general, neuro, thoracic and vascular surgery; cardiology; renal dialysis; diabetes management; and emergency and critical care services. Riverview's Booker Cancer Center is an affiliate of the renowned Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, and Riverview is home to the only fully accredited acute comprehensive inpatient rehabilitation center in Monmouth County. In addition, its Women Center and Childbirth Center specialize in the full spectrum of needs for the body, mind and spirit. For more information about Riverview Medical Center and Meridian Health, please call the Meridian Health Line at 1-800-560-9990 or visit