Free Cardiac Risk Assessment Screening
To help patients assess their cardiovascular risk, the clinic staff performs a comprehensive cardiac risk assessment and obtains glucose, cholesterol, blood pressure, height and weight measurements. All patients receive instructions on prevention, including nutrition and life-style modification as well as educational literature to promote heart health. If needed, patients are referred to Family Health Services, Center For Health Care Services at Bedford Stuyvesant, Department of Family Practice or to specialists in the field.
Free screenings are available:
Every Monday, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. (except holidays)
Family Health Services
840 Lefferts Avenue, Brooklyn, NY and
Every Wednesday, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., (except for holidays)
SUNY Downstate Medical Center
470 Clarkson Avenue, Suite C, Brooklyn, NY.
For more information call (718)270-3739 or 718-270-8846