Free Play For Patrick Youth Heart Screen at East Ridge High School, this Saturday-May 18.

 We are honoring 2018 East Ridge graduate Teddy Dowdle who passed away from sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) May 4th., 2022.  SCA is the leading cause of death in student athletes.

PLAY FOR PATRICK SCREENS ARE FREE AND OPEN TO ALL KIDS & YOUNG ADULTS 14-24.  The screen includes, family health history, height-weight, 12 lead EKG and limited echocardiogram.

Physicians will review and explain results to kids & parents.  Kids and parents are also taught hands only CPR and AED awareness.

Here is a brief video of a previous screen held at Medtronic in 2023.  https://youtu.be/Sed0-LQOXd8

For more information & to register, please visit www.playforpatrick.org