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New Presence Center for Health Now Open

Local Community Has Fun, Focuses on Health & Well Being at Grand Opening

PARK RIDGE, IL (June 25, 2012) – Presence Center for Health invited hundreds of local residents out for an afternoon of free activities and health screenings on Sunday, June 24, 2012 to celebrate its grand opening.

The afternoon was filled with fun and educational activities for adults and children, including free physician advice, health screenings, healthy snack station, art projects, an interactive glow-germ station, and many raffle prizes and games. The festivities were made possible through co-sponsorships with the Park Ridge Public Library and Park District, Brickton Arts Center, the Park Ridge Fire Department and Resurrection Medical Group.

The new 30,000 square foot, state-of-the-art facility was built by O’Malley Construction Company of Arlington Heights, and features a broad range of services under one roof—including a low dose radiation Advanced Imaging Center, Immediate Care Center, Occupational health services, and extended hours for internal and family medicine.  It is one of only two health care facilities in Northern Illinois that offers the very latest in imaging technology, including low dose radiation 64 slice CT scans and X-rays, and a wide bore MRI.


Park Ridge Residents (L to R) Lucia Arcuri, Gino Arcuri. Sofia Arcuri and Luisa Arcuri all enjoy the Fun Fest June 24 at Presence Center for Health


Matthew Moko (Niles, IL) enjoys the Park Ridge Fire Truck at the Presence Center for Health Fun Fest on June 1


Matthew Moko (Niles IL) learns about handwashing at the Glo Germ Station during Fun Fest at Presence Center for Health June 24


Clare and Kate Leonard (Chicago, IL) enjoy the Park Ridge Fire Truck at the Fun Fest on June 24.jpg

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About Provena Health – Resurrection Health Care, Now Joined as Presence Health

Provena Health – Resurrection Health Care, now joined as Presence Health, is a family of Catholic, not-for profit, healthcare services providing advanced medical care and exceptional service with compassion and hope. With locations in Chicago and its collar counties, as well as in East-Central Illinois, it is the largest Catholic health provider in Illinois, encompassing 12 hospitals, 27 long term care and senior residential facilities, numerous outpatient services, clinics, home health services, hospice, private duty, and comprehensive Behavioral Health services. Presence Health is sponsored by the Franciscan Sisters of the Sacred Heart, the Servants of the Holy Heart of Mary, the Sisters of the Holy Family, Sisters of Mercy of the Americas and the Sisters of the Resurrection. Visit www.provenaresurrection.org to learn more.

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