One of the biggest barriers to healthy habits and regular check-ups is the rising cost of medical care, causing many to do without insurance, and even those who have insurance, the high co-pays make them think twice before going to visit a doctor or dentist..
In our effort to care for the health of the All My Children families , please share this information with those in your program.
Credit goes to the ACS bulletin for this one.
Free Dental Screenings at New York Methodist Hospital
New York Methodist Hospital – Division of Dental Medicine is sponsoring the ADA’s “Give Kids A Smile Day” on Friday, February 1, 2013 from 8:30am – 3:30pm.
They will offer free dental screenings to children ages 1-16 on this date only. The screening includes dental cleaning, x-rays and sealant placement if applicable.
Flyers and permissions slips are attached. Please call 718-780-5410 to schedule an appointment. Schools may come in groups (with permission slips completed by parent or guardian) or parents may walk in with the patient. Please call in advance, space is limited.
Free Flu Shots
Access Community Health Center is offering FLU SHOTS AT NO COST FOR EVERYONE. Flu shots are administered at 83 Maiden Lane 6th FL, New York, NY 10038 and there is no appointment necessary.
Click on the following link for the flyer that you can share with your families, staff members or anyone you know who is interested.