Student Heart Check at Harper Woods High School!

Registration is now open for the next Beaumont 97.1 The Ticket Student Heart Check free screening event.  Space fills up fast. Sign up today.

Every year, students die from sudden cardiac arrest due to abnormal heart structure or abnormal rhythms. To help detect young people who are at risk for sudden cardiac arrest, Beaumont offers free heart checks to high school students that include:

  • medical history evaluation
  • blood pressure check
  • physical examination
  • electrocardiogram, or ECG
  • echocardiogram, quick look

This type of student cardiac screening is generally not included in the routine physical required before participating in school sports. The Beaumont Healthy Heart Check Student Heart Screening is designed for high school students ages 13 to 18. Younger children are not typically screened because structural abnormalities including abnormal heart muscle thickening, which is the most common cause of sudden death in the U.S., do not become apparent until later in adolescence.

Saturday, October 8, 2016
Harper Woods High School
20225 Beaconsfield St.
Harper Woods, MI, 48225

Click here to register or call 800-328-8542

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