Cardiovascular Services

Community Education Programs

When it comes to cardiovascular care, staying smart is at the heart of prevention, wellness and a healthier lifestyle overall. Keep in the know with the support of like-minded individuals in our friendly and informative community education programs. That's learning for life.

HeartAware Screening

In just five minutes, you can assess your heart health and determine steps to take if you’re at risk. While you’re there, also see if you’re at an increased risk for a stroke. The assessments are free and confidential — and could save your life. Simply visit www.emhc.org/HealthAware.

CPR for Healthcare Providers

Date/Time: 6–10 pm, Mondays, February 17, March 24, April 21, May 19
Location: Elmhurst Memorial Lombard Health Center
Price: $55

This American Heart Association (AHA) course is designed for healthcare professionals that require basic life support skills. Upon successful completion, students receive a Healthcare Provider certification card valid for two years.

Heartsaver CPR/AED

Date/Time: 6–10 pm, Mondays, February 10, March 10, April 14, May 12
Location: Elmhurst Memorial Lombard Health Center
Price: $55

This AHA course is designed for the lay provider who requires certification in CPR. Upon successful completion, students receive a Heartsaver certification card valid for two years.

Blood Pressure Screenings

Date/Time: First Tuesday of every month, 10 am–Noon
Location: Villa Park Public Library
Price: Free
Date/Time: 10 am–Noon, fourth Thursday of every month
Location: Elmhurst Memorial Hospital, Main Campus,
Soukup Herter Library and Resource Center
Price: Free
   

Life Line Screenings

Contact: Call (866) 964-5850 (Priority Code PEMH-001) or go to www.lifelinescreening.com and enter PEMH-001.
Price: Comprehensive wellness screening for $209 and stroke and vascular screening for $139.

Life Line performs screenings for stroke, peripheral artery disease, aneurysms in the aortic vessel of the abdomen and bone density to detect osteoporosis. Doppler ultrasound technology makes screenings safe and easy. Call Life Line at (800) 324-1851 for additional locations, prices and registration

Elmhurst Memorial Healthcare Network

This site is part of the Elmhurst Memorial Healthcare network of Web sites, which covers a variety of topics using the same philosophy: When it comes to medical care, we know that you have a lot of options. And we want you to know that you're more than a patient to us. You're an individual. We would appreciate the opportunity to provide you with state-of-the-art medical care and down-to-earth, personalized attention.

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