Free Flu Shots and Invaluable Information at Senior Health & Wellness Fair

Seniors and their families are invited to attend a day of good information and good health on Saturday, September 20th from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. at Hoag Hospital Irvine, located at 16200 Sand Canyon.

The Hoag Senior Health & Wellness Fair will feature free flu shot for ages 55+ while supplies last, complimentary health screenings, informative presentations by Hoag medical staff and physicians, and tours of Hoag Orthopedic Institute.

Hoag will be offering the following:

  • Free Flu Shots*
  • Free Health Screenings**
Screenings available include:
- Skin Cancer Screening
- Carotid Artery and EKG Screenings
- Blood Pressure and BMI Testing
- Fall Assessment
- Hearing Screening
- Vision Screening
- Preliminary Lung Cancer Screening
- Swallowing Assessment
  • Physician-Led Presentations
Topics include:
- Update on Cholesterol Guidelines
- Colorful Eating to Benefit the Aging Process
- Keeping your Brain Active
- The Basics about Vitamins & Supplements
- Ways to Stay Active & Feel Young
- Improving Pelvic Health with Surgery
- An Overview on Osteoporosis
  • Senior Resources
  • Gift Bags for the first 1,000 attendees (while supply lasts)
  • Enter to Win Sweepstakes
  • Stretch and Refresh Sessions
  • Complimentary transportation provided from select Laguna Woods and Irvine communities.

Some of Orange County’s most respected physicians will be on hand to discuss a wide range of topics and provide free screenings. Topics and screenings include: skin cancer screening, carotid artery screening, EKG testing, blood pressure/BMI testing, hearing, vision, CT lung cancer pre-screening, fall assessment, stroke prevention, successful aging, heart health, vitamins and supplements, healthy brain aging, diabetes and preventing falls.

In addition, physicians will lead periodic “Stretch and Refresh” sessions, in which they will explain the importance of daily stretching and encourage the audience to participate in a 10-minute stretch routine. Gift bags and light refreshments will be available while supplies last, and an enter to win sweepstakes will also be offered.

Complimentary transportation will be available for Irvine and Laguna Hills/Laguna Woods residents. Detailed transportation information is available on the Hoag Senior Health & Wellness Fair page or by calling:

  • Irvine - Silver Streak: 949-435-4260
  • Laguna Hills/Laguna Woods - AgeWell Senior Servies: 949-380-0155

*Available on a first come, first served basis for individuals age 55 and older, while supply lasts.
**Available on a first come, first served basis.