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Free Heart Screening Tests and Events

Heart disease is the number one killer in America, but in most cases, it's preventable. UPMC and the American Heart Association are partnering to raise awareness about the risks of heart disease and to encourage those at risk to get screened.

You can get screened by:

  • Scheduling a comprehensive heart screening test and evaluation (covered by insurance in most cases) by calling 1-855-UPMC-HVI (876-2484)
  • Attending a free heart disease screening event 

Tuesday, September 27


Free cardiovascular screening featuring:

  • Blood pressure screenings
  • Cholesterol screenings
  • Ask the Expert


Eva P. Mitchell Independent Living Residence (East Liberty)
1621 Lincoln Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15206

Sunday, October 9


Association of Black Cardiologists - Spirit of the Heart
11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Free cardiovascular screening featuring:

  • Blood pressure screenings
  • Cholesterol screenings
  • Height / weight
  • BMI
  • Ask the Expert
  • Line dancing
  • Food demonstrations


Kingsley Center
6435 Frankstown Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15206

Friday, October 14


Community Heart & Stroke Symposium
8 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Free education program featuring:

  • Heart and stroke topics presented by UPMC Passavant physicians
  • Blood pressure and cholesterol screenings
  • Meet staff and learn about services at UPMC Passavant
  • Complimentary continental breakfast

RSVP required; please call 412-748-6640 or email phf@upmc.edu.


Passavant Hospital Foundation Conference Center & Legacy Theater at Cumberland Woods Village
700 Cumberland Woods Drive
Allison Park, PA 15101


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