At a press conference at Holy Name Medical Center’s Marian Hall in Teaneck, N.J. on Aug. 30, 2017. From left, Dr. Grace Candelario, Dr. Hee Yang, Kyung Hee Choi and Dr. Paul Han.  (Filipino Reporter photo)

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TEANECK, N.J. — Prelude to Holy Name Medical Center’s 9th Annual Health Festival, a press conference to announce the Part 1 and Part 2 events was held at Marian Hall here on Aug. 30, 2017.

Kyung Hee Choi (Vice President, Asian Health Services) delivered the Welcome Remarks announcing Part 1 is the Comprehensive Blood Test on Sept. 16 (Saturday) and Sept. 17 (Sunday).

Venue is at Holy Name Medical Center’s Marian Hall (718 Teaneck Road, Teaneck, NJ 07666).

Time is from 7 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Part 2 is Screenings, Exams & Consultations on Sept. 30 (Saturday) from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Part 1 must be completed to proceed with Part 2.

Part 1:

12-hour fasting required

Blood test includes: Cholesterol, Anemia, Diabetes, Liver Function, Kidney Function and more.

Part 2:

EKG, Prostate, Eye, Hemorrhoid (first come, first served)

Blood Test Result Review

Flu Vaccination

Exams & Consultations by Physicians of 25+ Specialties


Bone Density Screening

Administrators and physicians of Holy Name Medical Center’s Asian Health Services addresses Asian and American media at a press conference at Marian Hall on Aug. 30.  (Filipino Reporter photo)

According to Choi, there are around 280 Asian-American doctors who are under the umbrella of Asian Health Services.

Many visitors from all over the country participate in the services.

Korean-American Dr. Paul Han next explained the role of physician in community health.

“Holy Name Medical Center is a wonderful venue, especially to patients who are uninsured,” said Dr. Han.

“I am grateful to be a part of the program.”

Filipino-American Dr. Grace Candelario spoke about the role of the Fil-Am community at Holy Name.

Choi gave an Asian Health Festival Data Presentation detailing Asian Health Festival Participants from 2011-2016.


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