Pittsburg Senior Appreciation Day

Posted on Jun 2, 2015

Senior Health FairSutter Delta prides itself on caring for our senior population and our volunteers were happy to spend quality time Saturday, May 16, performing health screenings at the Pittsburg Senior Center.

Members of the team provided blood pressure testing, pulmonary function screening and demonstrated mobility exercises for seniors. Also, Advance Directives and POLST forms were distributed and discussed by the group.The event was well attended and included booths from local vendors related to all aspects of senior care.  Thanks to: Kate Scrivano and Anna Balsley who provided blood pressure screenings and to Kathy Rumel, who discussed  Advanced Health Care Directives and POLST Education. Also, Darci Bowen gave lung function testing and Dean Javier led an exercise class. Ellen Carroll was the greeter and gave out the pill boxes and medication records.

Assemblyman Jim Frazier came by to thank us for participating and Congressman Mark DeSaulnier’s representative presented Sutter Delta with a Certificate of Special Congressional Recognition.

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