Free Heart Month Community Screening Events
BECKLEY, WV - On Wednesday, February 19 and Thursday, February 27, ARH Cardiovascular Associates, a department of Beckley ARH Hospital, will be offering free heart health screenings at the ARH Medical Mall (next to Sam’s Club in Beckley).
Screenings will include EKG, Lipid Profile, Vitals, Stroke and Glucose. Registration is from 6am to 1pm both days, walk-ins only.
Fasting is advised for best results. After screenings, those registered will also be given a free consultation with one of the Cardiovascular Associates providers to discuss screening results.
Heart disease is the leading cause of death for men and women in the United States. Regular heart health screenings are important to determine risk factors for heart disease.
About Appalachian Regional Healthcare
Appalachian Regional Healthcare (ARH), the Healthcare System of Appalachia, and ranked as one of the Top 10 Employers in Kentucky by Forbes Magazine, is a not-for-profit health system operating 13 hospitals in Barbourville, Hazard, Harlan, Hyden, Martin, McDowell, Middlesboro, Prestonsburg, West Liberty, Whitesburg and South Williamson in Kentucky and Beckley and Hinton in West Virginia, as well as multi-specialty physician practices, home health agencies, home medical equipment stores and retail pharmacies. ARH employs more than 6,000 people with an annual payroll and benefits of $330 million