Chilton Hospital Offers a Women’s Heart Screening and Information Fair on October 11|
Heart disease is the No. 1 killer of women in the United States. If you are not sure if you are at risk for heart disease, now is the time to find out.
Chilton Hospital is offering a “Women’s Heart Screening and Information Fair” on Thursday, October 11, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., at the Chilton Health Network, 242 West Parkway, Pompton Plains, NJ.
The screening includes a blood pressure screening, cholesterol screening (total, HDL, and TC/HDL ratio), glucose screening, body fat analysis and waist size. Fasting is not required for the screenings.
In addition to the screenings, information will be provided on breast cancer, medication management, healthy eating and more. Appointments are required. Pre-registration fee is $5. For more information or to make an appointment, call (973) 831-5475.
The Women’s Health Screening and Information Fair is a program of Chilton Hospital’s Community Outreach Department. Click here for more information about Community Outreach programs.
Chilton Hospital is a fully accredited, 260-bed, acute-care, community hospital. It is a four-time recipient of the HealthGrades Specialty Excellence Award in Stroke, and Five-Star Rated for Stroke Care, the highest possible, for six years in a row. It is also Five-Star Rated for Joint Replacement and Total Knee Replacement for 2012. Chilton’s many services include minimally invasive and robot-assisted surgery, a state-of-the-art Emergency Department, a Pain Management center, the Sleep Health Institute, the Comprehensive Wound Healing/Hyperbaric Center, the Chilton Cancer Center, the MotherBaby Center, an American Diabetes Association-recognized diabetes education program and a weight loss surgery program. Chilton has recently embarked on a $24 million modernization project, which includes the Cardiovascular Interventional Lab, The Breast Center and the Total Joint Center. The hospital is located at 97 West Parkway in Pompton Plains, NJ 07444. For more information about Chilton's facilities and services, or to find a doctor by name, specialty, or location, please visit www.chiltonhealth.org or call 1-888-CHILTON.