Local law officers take training course at fall conference
October 17, 2003
SENIOR SAFETY AND HEALTH FAIR Kerry Anderson, a physical therapist at Rush Foundation Hospital, performs a balance
assessment screening Thursday of Maurine Sims as Barbara Butler, Ray Butler and Paul Early wait their turns. During the day, part of Rush's fall
prevention program, the staff of The Specialty Hospital of Meridian saw more than 400 senior citizens during its Third Annual Senior Safety and Community Health Fair. Participants received hearing tests, grip strength assessments, blood sugar tests, cholesterol tests, and blood pressure and oxygen level tests.
PHOTO by Paula Merritt / The Meridian Star