National Wear Red DayJoin Self Regional Healthcare and the rest of the nation
by WEARING RED on Friday, Feb. 6, which is National
“Go Red” Day.
The American Heart Association began “Go Red” day
to bring awareness to the fact that heart disease is the
No. 1 killer of women AND men in America. Wearing red
is a great way to visibly support the cause.
On Sunday, February 8, local churches are also planning to
have a Red Sunday when attendees are encouraged to wear
red for awareness.
Upcoming Events and Screening Opportunities
Please mark your calendars for these upcoming
events, designed to help improve your heart and
vascular health during February, which is Heart
Month, and beyond!
7 for $70 Screening
Feb. 26 or March 12
8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Self Regional has a limited number of appointments
for a special cardiovascular screening called 7 for $70.
For more information or to sign up, call 725-4776.
This screening includes:
• EKG or A1C (Choose one)
• PAD Screening
• Blood Pressure
• Body Mass Index MeasurementNutritional Navigation: A Grocery Store Tour
Grocery shopping can be a daunting task, but it does
not need to be!
Join Teri Patterson, Cardiovascular Navigational RN, for an
interactive tour of your local grocery store. She will share
what to look for on a food label, healthy cooking tips and
recipes, and general advice for navigating the store.
Handouts and a giveaway will be provided.
Space is limited to five per tour so spots must be reserved
in advance by visiting HVcenter@selfregional.org or
Here is your first tip: never visit
the grocery store on an empty
Dates & Times:
Thursday, February 5, at 2 p.m.
Thursday, February 12, at 9 a.m.
Thursday, February 19,at 6 p.m.
Thursday, February 26, at 4 p.m.
More Info: Selfregional.org/knowyournumbers
Contact us at: (864) 725-4739 or email@example.com
Back row, from left:
Dr. Thomas Pritchard, Cardiologist; Dr. Matt Logan, Medical Director of SRH Emergency Care Center; Sam Dove, SRH ECHO Lab; Mayor Welborn Adams; County Manager Toby Chappell; Dr. Jeffrey Lanford, Vascular Surgeon; Dr. Claudio Guareschi, Cardiothoracic Surgeon; and Derek Kinney, Greenwood County EMS Director.
Front row, from left:
Cathy Sperry, SRH Cath Lab Manager; Crystal Lambert, SRH Heart & Vascular Center; Tracy Spencer, SRH Cath Lab; Terri Mayfield, Heart OR; Debbie Alvarez, Cardiac Rehabilitation; Jennifer Clary, SRH Quality Manager; Dr. Priya Kumar, Cardiologist; Sheryl Scurry, SRH Heart & Vascular Community Outreach; Schanen Lyons, Greenwood County EMS