Imperial, California - In an effort to improve the quality of life for Imperial Valley College students, Pioneers Memorial Healthcare District will be offering a range of complimentary health screenings during their Spring 2016 Student Health and Wellness Fair on Tuesday, March 1.  Scheduled activities include flu vaccines, blood pressure and cholesterol screenings; blood-glucose tests to test for diabetes;  and nutritional consultations.  All consultations and screenings will be conducted under the oversight of a Pioneers professional health care provider.

“Pioneers is committed to the well-being of Imperial Valley College students and staff. It’s important that our local students have the needed health resources to live a healthier life in order for them to attend college,” said Larry Lewis, CEO of Pioneers Memorial Healthcare District.

Pioneers Memorial Healthcare District’s participation in the Spring 2016 Student Health and Wellness Fair is a coordinated effort with Imperial Valley College and other local Health Agencies and providers to help improve the quality of life of Imperial Valley residents. Pioneers Memorial Healthcare District is committed to helping improve the health of the IVC community and currently operates the Imperial Valley College Student Health Center and provides basic health service such as first aid and care for minor illnesses to students. The services also include health education and nutritional programs.