BATON ROUGE, La. -- Baton Rouge General’s Express Care clinic, located
steps from Tiger Stadium at LSU’s Nicholson Gateway, is hosting
a free health screening event on Saturday, April 6 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Screenings will include cholesterol, glucose and blood pressure.
“If you’re in the area Saturday, stop by and take advantage
of these quick, preventive screenings, which can help chart a course for
better health,” said Joni Lemoine, RN, a director of nursing at
BRG. “We’re new to the neighborhood, and we love the chance
to get to know the community we serve.”
The free screenings are open to anyone, and no registration is required.
There will be a tent right outside the clinic doors with giveaways, a
popcorn bar and the chance to win a tailgate package complete with Rtic
cooler, Bluetooth speaker and washer toss game.
The Nicholson Gateway clinic is located at 3646 Nicholson Dr., near the
intersection of Nicholson Dr. and N. Stadium Dr.
BRG Express Care now has four locations – Nicholson Gateway, Highland Village, Bluebonnet,
and Dutchtown Express Care in Ascension Parish.
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About Baton Rouge General Medical Center
Baton Rouge General Medical Center is the area’s first community
hospital with 588 licensed beds between two campuses. Baton Rouge General
opened its doors in 1900, and has provided the Greater Baton Rouge community
with high-quality healthcare for generations. An accredited teaching hospital
since 1991, Baton Rouge General serves as an affiliate of Tulane University
School of Medicine, and offers other medical education programs, including
a School of Nursing, School of Radiologic Technology, Family Medicine
Residency Program, Internal Medicine Residency Program, and Sports Medicine
Fellowship Program. For more information, visit
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