Army medical facilities support 2009 Healthcare Benefits Awareness Month

HEIDELBERG, Germany - Europe Regional Medical Command military treatment facilities are supporting the U.S. European Command's 2009 Healthcare Benefits Awareness Month throughout September by hosting health fairs and community outreach events.

Healthcare Benefits Awareness Month is a theater-wide, joint-service initiative began in 2006 to inform beneficiaries about healthcare benefits. Army Military Treatment Facilities are also informing beneficiaries about medical services, wellness and preventive health, host nation healthcare and other medical topics.

Health fair dates are:
MTF Date Time Location
Bamberg Sept. 15 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Commissary
Baumholder Sept. 12 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Rheinlaender Convention Center
Brussels Sept. 11 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Brussels Health Clinic
Coleman Sept. 25 8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. Coleman Health Clinic
Grafenwoehr Sept. 11 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. Grafenwoehr Health Clinic
Heidelberg Sept. 11 12:30- 4:30 p.m. Heidelberg Shopping Center
Hohenfels Sept. 25 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Post gym
Illesheim Sept. 11 noon - 4 p.m. PX
Katterbach Sept. 18 8 a.m. - 12 p.m. Fitness facility
Kleber Sept. 17 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. Heaton Auditorium, LRMC
Landstuhl Sept. 17 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. Heaton Auditorium
Livorno Sept. 18 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Post gym
Mannheim Sept. 18 12:30 - 4:30 p.m. Mannheim Health Clinic
Schweinfurt Sept. 16 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Schweinfurt Health Clinic
SHAPE Sept. 24 8 a.m. - noon SHAPE Health Clinic
Stuttgart Sept. 11 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. Wellness Center
Vicenza Sept. 10 10 a.m.- 2 p.m. PX
Vilseck Sept. 17 10 a.m.-2 p.m. PX
Wiesbaden Sept. 17 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Wiesbaden Fitness Center

Themes throughout the month will include physical health, mental health, dental health and travel health.

For more information, contact your local military treatment facility.

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