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Play for Patrick Youth Heart Screening

Play for Patrick Youth Heart Screening
Posted on 02/23/2019
Play for Patrick Youth Heart ScreeningA Play for Patrick Youth Heart Screening will take place Saturday, Feb. 23 at Farmington High School, 20655 Flagstaff Ave., from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. 

Play for Patrick is looking for volunteers that have medical experience (Cardiologists, Doctors, Echo Techs, Nurses) to run the screening process (Echocardiograms, EKGs, and Blood Pressure checks), as well as non-medical volunteers who assist in data collection, height-weight measurements and more. Register here

From August 2015 to January 2019, the Patrick Schoonover Heart Foundation conducted 14 Play for Patrick youth heart screens, screened 2,568 kids, found 134 with high blood pressure (with repeated check), 201 with abnormal electrical or structural heart defects, taught 2,317 kids & adults CPR & AED awareness and donated 5 AEDs to area High Schools.

Fine more information at PlayforPatrick.org