Kicking off February’s National Heart Month with a series of events to help raise heart health awareness

MEDIA ADVISORY

WHO: WVU Medicine Camden Clark Health & Wellness Center, Parkersburg Cardiology Associates
WHAT: Free EKGs and Low Cost Lab Work Event             
WHERE: WVU Medicine Camden Clark Health & Wellness Center, 2804 Birch St., Parkersburg, WV

WHEN: Saturday, February 9th, 2019 from 8 – 11 a.m.

Join us for a morning of putting your heart health first. Free EKGs provided by Parkersburg Cardiology Associates and low cost lab work are available. While you’re here take a tour of our facility to check out the Mid-Ohio Valley’s only medically based health and wellness center, supported by WVU Medicine. Simply walk in; no physician order required. Cash or check only.

$15 total – Comprehensive Metabolic Panel, CBC, Thyroid Function, and Lipid Profile
$5 each – Cardiac Reactive Protein, Hemoglobin A1c, Prostate Screening, Thyroid Function and Bone Density Scan

*12 hour fast required for some tests.

Free offerings during the event are: EKGs, % Body Fat Testing, BMI Check and Tours of the Facility.

Additional WVU Medicine Camden Clark Heart Month Events

2/15 - Reduced Cost Vascular Screenings
Strokes change lives. Don’t miss our monthly reduced-cost vascular screenings (only $70) that are offered every month at WVU Medicine Camden Clark Medical Center. To schedule an appointment, call 304-424-2094.
 

2/22 - Women's Heart Luncheon
Parkersburg Country Club | 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.  | $15/person | Call 304-424-2200 to register
Join us for a heart healthy meal and hear from our experts on how we can help you keep your heart of blue and gold at its best.
 

2/28 - Dinner with a Doc
First Presbyterian Church, 1341 Juliana Street, Parkersburg
5:30 p.m. Dinner, 6:30 p.m. Presentation
“When Emergency Strikes – The Benefits of Our Integrated Emergency Department”
Dr. Brian Richardson, Medical Director, Emergency Services

About WVU Medicine Camden Clark:
WVU Medicine Camden Clark Medical Center serves the Mid-Ohio Valley and surrounding region through a 302-bed, not-for-profit, acute care facility. We provide a broad range of services, offering the latest in medical technology and a highly trained staff.

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Media Inquiries:
Roger Lockhart, Director of Marketing and Public Affairs, roger.lockhart@wvumedicine.org