Saving Lives

WINNSBORO – Approximately 10 health care vendors were available on Saturday at the Free Fairfield County Health Fair, sponsored by U.S. Congressman Ralph Norman at the Fairfield County Parks and Recreation Center from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Representing Providence Health’s new ER facility in Winnsboro were, from left: registered nurses Arlene Vance and Robin Gilbert, who are shown above providing information and mini first aid kits to Jarvis Ballinger, Trista Davis and Saya Lyles. Doctors, nurses and other health care personnel were on hand to take blood pressure, conduct other health screenings and dispense nutritional and dietary advice.

EMS Paramedics Natalie Rhodes and Christy Claytor and intern Mia Shami gave tours of an EMS truck and explained various pieces of life-saving equipment. | Photos: Barbara Ball