Long Beach American Heart Association

Growing Cities – Long Beach: a Screening, Discussion, and Mixer

growing-cities Growing Cities examines how cities across the United States are taking food security into their own hands, using innovative approaches to grow food in urban and industrial environments. The 60-minute screening will be preceded by a mixer where attendees work with organizers to identify spaces in their communities where they would like to see community gardens, farms, and other food production sites.

Nearly 200 Learn CPR at Long Beach Memorial Hosted Event

Long Beach Memorial employees prepare to train hands-only CPR to the 
community outside of The Home Depot in Long Beach. Long Beach Memorial employees prepare to train hands-only CPR to thecommunity outside of The Home Depot in Long Beach. In honor of National CPR Week, the MemorialCare Heart & Vascular Institute (MHVI) at Long Beach Memorial, in collaboration with the American Heart Association and the LA County Emergency Medical Services Agency, hosted free hands-only CPR training at The Home Depot on Spring St.

American Heart Association Awards LB Memorial’s Care for Heart Patients

memorial-care-health-system The MemorialCare Heart & Vascular Institute (MHVI) at Long Beach Memorial has received the Get With The Guidelines® – Heart Failure Gold Quality Achievement Award from the American Heart Association. The recognition signifies that Long Beach Memorial has reached an aggressive goal of treating heart failure patients according to the guidelines of care recommended by the American Heart Association/American College of Cardiology.

Hands-Only CPR Training Hosted by Long Beach Memorial In Honor of National CPR Week

Pharmacy Technician Coordinator, Lorraine receives instruction on Hands-Only CPR from Paulette Shawver, RN, BSN. Long Beach Memorial employees Barbara Easterbrook, RN, MSN, ANP Coordinator,Cardiac Surgery and Paulette Shawver RN, BSN prepare to train Hands-Only CPR to the community. In honor of National CPR Week, Long Beach Memorial hosted free Hands-Only CPR training.

American Heart Association and Union Bank to Host Health and Wellness Expos

Health and Wellness Expos The American Heart Association (AHA) and Union Bank, N.A., are teaming up to host a series of Health and Wellness Expos, including one at Union Bank’s Long Beach Branch (1900 Atlantic Avenue, Long Beach, CA 90806) on Saturday, October 27, 2012.

Inaugural Long Beach Heart Walk Planned for November in Shoreline Village

Long Beach Heart Walk The American Heart Association invites the community to the Long Beach Heart Walk at the Shoreline Village in the heart of Long Beach on Nov. 10, 2012. The event, sponsored by Subway, Jenny Craig and Union Bank, aims raise $300,000 for the fight against heart disease and stroke – the nation’s No.

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