ST. LOUIS - Mercy Heart and Vascular Hospital in St. Louis, with sponsorship from Boeing and Mercy Health Foundation, is offering a FREE Heart Health Screening. The event, the first of several community heart screenings this year, will be from 7:30 to 11 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 23 at Mercy Clayton-Clarkson, 15945 Clayton Road in Ballwin.
The goal of the screening is to help participants improve their cardiovascular health and quality of life through information on prevention, detection, and treatment of risk factors for heart disease and stroke. Free screenings for blood pressure, cholesterol, blood sugar and body mass can help you and health care professionals assess how you compare to a healthy state.
In addition to the free screenings, the event will also offer:
Screenings are limited to the first 200 online registrants. All participants must register individually and provide an e-Ticket at the registration desk on the day of the event. An e-Ticket will be sent to you upon completion of registration. Fasting is not required.
To register, click here. If you have additional question, please call 314-628-3443.
Mercy is the sixth largest Catholic health care system in the U.S. and serves more than 3 million people annually. Mercy includes 32 hospitals, 300 outpatient facilities, 38,000 co-workers and 1,900 integrated physicians in Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri and Oklahoma. Mercy also has outreach ministries in Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas. In Mercy’s east Missouri region, Mercy’s services include a 979-bed hospital in St. Louis, 187-bed hospital in Washington, 251-bed hospital in Festus and Mercy Clinic, a 570-member multispecialty physician organization.