Event Location: WVU Medicine outpatient center in Fairmont

WVU Medicine will celebrate the opening of its new clinic in Fairmont with a Community Open House Saturday, Oct. 21, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

The $13.9 million, 25,000-square-foot outpatient center is located off Downtown Fairmont Exit 136 of I-79, near the Fairmont Gateway Connector and behind the Fairmont Federal Credit Union. It opened on Sept. 25.

Some of the scheduled activities include:

  • Meet providers

  • Free flu shots for ages 3 and up (while supplies last)

  • Free blood pressure and body mass index screenings

  • Blood screenings (list of available tests and costs can be found here)

  • Teddy bear clinic (kids may bring a favorite stuffed animal; bears will be available while supplies last)

  • Child seat safety checks by the Marion County Department of Homeland Security/911 Child Seat Safety Program

  • Rescue vehicle tours, including an ambulance and fire truck

  • Appearance by Monti Bear

  • Giveaways, raffles, and more!

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