Contact: Diane Martin
COVINA, Calif. ― February is commonly referred to as the month to know our hearts in health care. At Emanate Health, the largest health care system in the San Gabriel Valley, matters of the heart are also important because it will be hosting a series of events to mark “Heart and Vascular Month” in February to promote a healthy lifestyle and a healthy heart. Click on https://www.emanatehealth.org/knowyourheart/ or call 888.456.2847 to register.
“Emanate Health encourages members of the community to learn more about their hearts and be mindful of the important role that it plays for the overall health of our bodies,” said Rob Curry, president & chief executive officer of Emanate Health. “Our ‘Heart and Vascular Month’ programs provide our patients and the community with the tools that they need for a healthy lifestyle and a healthy heart.”
Emanate Health Heart Care Center at Inter-Community Hospital (ICH) in Covina offers the most comprehensive cardiovascular services in the San Gabriel Valley. ICH is officially designated a ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction (STEMI) Receiving Center (SRC) and is the leader in treatment times and heart attack survival rates for all of Los Angeles County. The hospital has also received the American Heart Association’s Get With The Guidelines®-Heart Failure Gold Quality Achievement Award. Emanate Health Queen of the Valley Hospital earned the silver-level award.
Emanate Health will host a Structural Heart Innovations Heart Talk, February 12, and a Heart Health Fair & Cooking Session, February 26. Here is more information about the events:
February 12, 2020 Structural Heart Innovations Heart Talk:
6-7:30 p.m. Geleris Family Education Center
427 W. Carroll Ave.
Glendora, CA 91741
Learn about the latest cardiac treatments available from award-winning physician, Dr. Frank Lin, an interventional cardiologist who performs life-saving heart procedures.
February 26, 2020 Heart Health Fair & Cooking Session
11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Conference Center
210 W. San Bernardino Road
Covina, CA 91723
Visit heart healthy booths to learn important information about keeping your heart healthy. The health fair includes free body mass index (BMI), blood pressure, and cholesterol and blood sugar screenings. Enjoy a free cooking demo with heart-healthy tips, as well as free, light snacks and refreshments.
About Emanate Health
Emanate Health, is the largest nonprofit health care provider serving the one million residents of the San Gabriel Valley in California. The system provides specialized care in Behavioral Health, Cancer, Cardiovascular, Emergency, Neuroscience and Stroke, Orthopedics, Sports Medicine, and Women’s Health. Its family of hospitals and hospice include Emanate Health Foothill Presbyterian in Glendora, Emanate Health Inter-Community in Covina, and Emanate Health Queen of the Valley in West Covina, Emanate Health Hospice and Home Care in West Covina, as well as other clinics throughout the region. Year after year the health care system has been voted “Best Hospital” and “Best Place to Work” and providers are consistently among the “Top Doctors” in Los Angeles County and hospitals are graded A for Patient Safety by The Leapfrog Group. Visit emanatehealth.org, our Newsroom and connect with us on LinkedIn │Twitter │ Instagram │ Facebook.