Thursday, September 18, 2014

Managed Health Services hosting Healthy Celebration Event for members Thursday

Posted on March 26, 2013 at 1:00 a.m.

SOUTH BEND — Managed Health Services is partnering with Indiana Health Centers to offer The Healthy Celebration Event from 1 to 7 p.m. Thursday at IHC South Bend, 1901 W. Western Ave., Suite B.

New IHC South Bend Pediatrician Yahya El-Shinnawy, M.D., will be introduced to the community at the event. Dr. El-Shinnawy graduated from the University of Khartoum in Sudan. He has a master’s degree in public health from University of Illinois and did his pediatric residency and fellowship in ambulatory/general academic pediatrics at Cook County Hospital, Chicago.

The Healthy Celebration Event is open to MHS members only and will include specialty doctor visits and screenings with a party atmosphere. Physicians and staff members at IHC South Bend will perform well-child check-ups and age-appropriate children’s immunizations for MHS members with a scheduled appointment.

Attendees with children ages six months to 2 years old are encouraged to have their children undergo lead testing. MHS will provide games, prizes, refreshments and a goody bag of MHS informational materials, giveaways and a healthy snack.

For information on scheduling an MHS Healthy Celebration Event call 877-647-4848. For more information visit www.mhsindiana.com.