Free Heart Health Screenings Feb. 17
Media Contact: Allison Elliott
LEXINGTON, Ky. (Feb. 16, 2010) −Has it been a while
since you had your blood pressure checked? Do you wonder about your
risk factors for heart disease? Would you like to benefit from the
chance to consult with heart health professionals for free? If you
answered “yes” to any of these questions, UK HealthCare and the Gill Heart Institute have an opportunity for you.
To celebrate American Heart Month and the first anniversary of the UK Gill Heart Institute Cardiac Rehabilitation Program, the rehabilitation clinic will offer free heart health screenings from 1-3 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 17.
The general public is invited to join the cardiac rehab team – a
cardiologist, nurse, exercise physiologist and therapy technician – for
free blood pressure screenings, heart risk assessments and
heart-healthy snacks. The heart health screening is quick, free and
The event will take place at the Cardiac Rehab center in the UK Good Samaritan Professional Arts Center. Free parking is available behind the
building. Please call 859-323-5424 for more information. No
appointment is necessary.