Iredell Health System to host open house for Heart & Vascular Center
Special to SVLfreenews.com
Iredell Health System invites the public to celebrate National Heart Month by attending an open house at its Iredell Heart & Vascular Center on Thursday, February 21, from 6:30 to 8 p.m.
The event will feature a brief presentation by award-winning cardiologist Charles Deberardinis as well as free blood-pressure screenings, a hands-only CPR demonstration, heart healthy tips for nutrition and exercise, information on early heart attack symptoms, and more.
Attendees will also have an opportunity to tour the Center, which includes the cardiac catheterization lab –- an area often not seen by members of the public unless they are being treated in the lab.
Light refreshments will also be served.
The Iredell Heart & Vascular Center is located inside Iredell Memorial Hospital on the second floor. Guests are invited to use the main entrance of the hospital and take the elevator in the main lobby to the second floor. Iredell Memorial is located at 557 Brookdale Drive in Statesville.
For more information, call 704-878-7447.
About Iredell Health System
Iredell Health System includes Iredell Memorial Hospital; Iredell Home Health; Iredell Wound Care & Hyperbaric Center; Community and Corporate Wellness; Occupational Medicine; and the Iredell Physician Network. Iredell Memorial Hospital is the largest and only non-profit hospital in Iredell County. The comprehensive healthcare facility has 247-beds; more than 1,500 employees; and has 260 physicians representing various specialties. Centers of excellence include Women’s and Children’s; Cardiovascular; Cancer; Surgical Services and Wellness & Prevention. Iredell Memorial was also recently named as a Blue Distinction Center+ for Hips and Knees, as well as Maternity Care, by Blue Cross Blue Shield. The mission of Iredell Health System is to inspire wellbeing. For a comprehensive list of services and programs, visit www.iredellhealth.org