Parc at Piedmont residents will be able to receive on-site health tests with the WellStar Mobile Health Unit on Tuesday, February 26, 2013. The WellStar “Know Your Heart Screening Bus” will be at Parc at Piedmont from 8:30am to 5:30pm. Since this mobile unit launched in August 2012, over 3,000 individuals across the state have participated in heart screenings.
Parc Communities encourages all of our residents to be proactive about their health and participatein fitness activities, attend social events, and maintain a healthy diet. Annual preventative screenings and exams are also important for overall wellbeing.
During this on-site visit, residents can have ultrasound tests of their heart and arteries. Heart disease, stroke and aneurysm prevention will also be discussed during the screenings. This thorough screening will include an echocardiogram, EKG, hardening of the arteries test, measurement of carotid arteries’ walls, and a peripheral arterial disease test.
Wellstar is making this battery of screenings available to Parc residents for $179. Residents can reserve their spot by calling Wellstar at 1-855-933-8378. View our monthly calendar for a complete list of events and activities. Connect with Parc Communities on Facebook and Twitter for the latest senior living news and information.