Thousands of students have had free student heart screenings sponsored by Mercy Health Muskegon since 2012, when the program began. The most recent screening, on Wednesday, August 8, resulted in the most students ever screened in one evening: 169. Students came primarily from seven school districts — Grand Haven, Oakridge, Montague, Fruitport, West Michigan Christian, … Read more More than 4,600 Free Student Heart Screenings Performed Since Mercy Health Muskegon Program Began
Mercy Health Student Heart Screenings are FREE and open to any high school student from 9th to 12th grade or entering 9th grade in the fall. Heart screenings are a simple, quick method to identifying pre-existing heart conditions that could increase a student’s risk of complications during physical activity and/or athletic competition. All students are … Read more 2018 Mercy Health High School Student Heart Screenings
On Wednesday, March 15, 2017, Mercy Health Heart and Vascular held its first student heart screening for the year at the Youngberg Auditorium on Mercy Health Hackley Campus. Free and open to students in grades 9-12, the event successfully screened 111 students. Especially exciting was the large presence of local school children, from some of … Read more Successful First Student Heart Screening for 2017!