Date(s) - 05/16/2022 - 05/20/2022
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois – Public health organizers, including Community Health Workers with Illinois’
Pandemic Health Navigator Program, announced today free health screenings in regions hit hard by the
Less than a year after hospitals in Illinois’ southernmost counties were challenged by COVID-19 case
surges, increased complications from chronic disease and kidney disease have been seen. In response,
Community Health Workers are offering free health screenings in five southern Illinois communities
through the National Kidney Foundation of Illinois’ KidneyMobile®. Participants are encouraged to
schedule their visit at https://www.nkfi.org/get-screened for any of the following KidneyMobile® stops:
May 16, 2 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Shawnee Community College Extension Center
2035 Washington Ave.
May 17, 12 p.m. – 4 p.m.
1117 Civic Circle Drive Blvd., Suite B
May 18, 2 p.m. – 6 p.m.
St. Joseph Catholic Church –Community Salon
101 N. Centennial St.
May 19, 4 p.m. – 8 p.m.
St. Francis Xavier Church
303 S. Poplar St.
May 20, 10 a.m. –2 p.m.
Williamson County Programs on Aging
1201 Weaver Rd.