The Spirit of Health Van will be providing health screenings to the South Pittsburgh Hilltop area at St. John Vianney Parish in Allentown on March 23 and April 24 between the hours of 11:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m.
Blood sugar, cholesterol, blood pressure and bone density screenings are available, as well as education on diabetes, nutrition, depression, and smoking cessation. The parish nurse, a pharmacist and pharmacy students from Duquesne University, staff the screenings. Call Debbie Koch RN, parish nurse for more information at 412-381-8300 ext. 20.
The Spirit of Health Van, a joint effort between the Sisters of St, Francis, Duquesne University School of Pharmacy, and the Mercy Parish Nurse Program, is in the community and provides health screenings.