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Riverside Walter Reed Hospital to Host Blood Drive Monday, November 5

Blood Drive

Riverside Walter Reed Hospital will host a blood drive Monday, Nov. 5 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. The blood drive will be held at the hospital’s Dining Conference Room. The hospital is located at 7519 Hospital Drive in Gloucester, just off of Main Street and Route 17. To schedule an appointment, visit redcrossblood.org and …


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Riverside Walter Reed Hospital to Host Free Flu Shot Clinic Oct. 25

Free Flu Shot Clinic Riverside Walter Reed Hospital 2018

As part of its commitment to building a healthier community, Riverside Walter Reed Hospital, located at 7519 Hospital Drive in Gloucester, will administer free flu shots on Oct. 25 from 8 a.m. to noon. Free flu shots will be available for ages 14 and up while supplies last. Calling it the “number one thing people …


Community NewsCategories: EventsCategories: Primary Care

Sanders Retirement Village to Host Community Oktoberfest Celebration October 5 Featuring Prost Food Truck

Sanders 2018 Oktoberfest Web Graphic

Sanders Retirement Village, a Riverside Health System community located in the heart of Gloucester’s Main Street district, will host a community Oktoberfest celebration Oct. 5 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The Oktoberfest celebration will feature a Prost Food Truck catered lunch with desserts by the Sanders culinary team, German band and a caricature artist. …


Community NewsCategories: Senior Services

The Orchard to Host Free Lecture on Living with Parkinson’s Disease October 9

Living Parkinson's Disease Community Lecture Oct 9 2018 Invite

Parkinson’s Disease, a movement disorder prevalent among people over the age of 60, remains one of the most common age-related nerve degenerating diseases for older adults, and one of the most misunderstood. The community can learn more about what it’s like living with Parkinson’s Disease during a presentation at The Orchard, a Riverside Healthy Living …


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Riverside Health System to Offer Free Prostate Screenings in Gloucester in September

Grandfather and Boy Fishing

As part of its commitment to the communities it serves, Riverside Health System will offer free prostate screenings in September – Prostate Cancer Awareness Month – in Gloucester. The Gloucester screenings will be hosted by Riverside Urology Specialists at 7552 Hospital Dr., Building D, Suite 302 on Wednesday, Sept. 19 from 4:30 to 6 p.m. …


Community NewsCategories: EventsCategories: Urology

Riverside Sanders Retirement Village in Gloucester to Host Community Open House at Assisted Living Apartments Wednesday, August 29

Sanders Assisted Living Residents in Retirement Community Gardening

Sanders Retirement Village, a Riverside Health System community nestled in the heart of Gloucester’s Main Street district, will host a Community Open House Wednesday, August 29 from 6 to 8 p.m. at its Assisted Living apartments, located at 7407 Walker Avenue. An official program will kick off at 6 p.m. with tours of the recently …


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Why YOU Should Give Blood August 22, 2018 at Riverside Walter Reed Hospital

Our Middle Peninsula community needs your help! As you may have heard, Riverside Walter Reed Hospital will host a blood drive Wednesday, August 22 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. The blood drive will be held at the hospital’s Dining Conference Room. The hospital is located at 7519 Hospital Drive in Gloucester, just off of …


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