WELLNESS ON WHEELS (WOW)
Hardin Memorial Hospital has always believed everyone should have access to quality health care. A 40-ft. state-of-the-art mobile unit brings preventative health care services and wellness screenings to residents in Hardin and 11 surroundings counties. (Adair, Breckinridge, Bullitt,Grayson,Green, Hart, Jefferson, LaRue, Meade, Nelson & Taylor).
The The primary goal of Wellness on Wheels® Mobile Health Unit is to encourage our customers to become aware of personal risk factors through early detection and health promotion by providing health screenings, and educational resources to persons who may not have effective transportation to other sites. Regular monthly visits from Wellness on Wheels Mobile Health Unit will help consumers maintain wellness and initiate prevention through screenings.Hardin Memorial Hospital’s Wellness on Wheels Mobile Health Unit offers screenings like:
- Anemia (Hemoglobin)
- Blood Pressure
- Body Fat Analysis
- Body Mass Index
- Cholesterol Panel
- Diabetes (Blood Glucose)
- Flu Shots (Seasonal)
- Health Risk Appraisals
A unique characteristic of Wellness on Wheels® Mobile Health Unit is the flexibility in design. Staffed by Registered Nurses (RNs) the mobile unit can provide health screenings and assessments at school sites, business/industry locations and community events. The unit features a reception area, lab area for screenings, and examination rooms fro privacy. Strictest confidentiality will be maintained for patient privacy. The mobile unit is wheel chair accessible.
July to September 2015
For additional information regarding the
Mobile Health Unit, please call (270) 706-1250.