Richmond, TX…OakBend Medical Center will hold its annual “Stepping Out Against Stroke” walk on Saturday, April 13 with check-in and t-shirt pick up beginning at 8:00 AM and the festivities beginning at 8:30 AM. Registration must be done online at bit.ly/strokewalk2019 or by calling 281-341-3053 by March 29 to guarantee participants receive their free t-shirt. Registration is free and participants are encouraged to wear their superhero best. The event will include activities for children, music and information on stroke prevention and awareness.
This year, the walk will be held at George Park, 2155 Collins Road, Richmond; the route will wind through the park with opening and closing activities at the pavilion.
Fort Bend County businesses, organization and individuals are invited to partner with OakBend on this event.
About OakBend Medical Center
OakBend Medical Center is the last remaining independent, nonprofit hospital in the Greater Houston area. We take pride in providing patient-centered, exceptional service with its four hospitals and many specialty centers. We recognize the importance of being connected to our community. Our patients are our neighbors, our family, and our friends. By acting with integrity and compassion, and each person taking ownership for providing quality care, we illustrate an absolute commitment to excellence in all that we do. We remain committed to developing the very best ways to care for our patients, ensuring a healthy future for generations to come.
OakBend Medical Center distinguishes itself among its healthcare peers in Fort Bend County by housing several unique programs and facilities including:
- No Wait Emergency Room
- Hospital-based Skilled Nursing Facility
- Advanced (Level III) Trauma Program
- Acute Care for the Elderly (ACE) Unit
- Geriatric Psychiatric Unit
- Permanent Hospital-based Air Ambulance