The $13.9 million, 25,000-square-foot outpatient center is located off Downtown Fairmont Exit 136 of I-79, near the Fairmont Gateway Connector and behind the Fairmont Federal Credit Union. It opened on Sept. 25.
Some of the scheduled activities include:
- Free flu shots for ages 3 and up (while supplies last)
- Free blood pressure and body mass index screenings
- Blood screenings (list of available tests and costs can be found at http://bit.ly/2zdiLqG)
- Meet the healthcare providers
- Teddy bear clinic (kids may bring a favorite stuffed animal; bears will be available while supplies last)
- Child seat safety checks by the Marion County Department of Homeland Security/911 Child Seat Safety Program
- Rescue vehicle tours, including an ambulance and fire truck
- Appearance by Monti Bear
- Giveaways, raffles, and more
West Virginia University researchers may have uncovered the cause of muscle fatigue in breast cancer patients.
WVU Medicine J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital is hosting a blood drive from noon to 5 p.m. on Wednesday, July 25, in John Jones Conference Rooms G285 B and C, near The Market on the ground floor of the WVU Health Sciences Center. The event supports Central Blood Bank, Ruby Memorial’s supplier for blood products.
The WVU Medicine J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital Department of Radiology has been awarded a three-year accreditation in nuclear medicine as the result of a recent review by the American College of Radiology (ACR).