Screenings

April 22, 2017

We would like to express our heartfelt gratitude to everyone that came out to our 1st community outreach cardiac screening in Muleshoe, TX on April 22, 2017. We screened 123 athletes and referred 50 for further evaluation by a cardiologist or their primary physician!

We would first off like to thank our community outreach coordinator, Christy Lee, FNP for all of her hard work and dedication on this monumental task. It would not have been the success it was without her tireless efforts.

We could not have screened all of these young people without all of our volunteers! We truly appreciate everyone that takes time from their day to come and help us. To all the RNs, LVNs, EMTs, teen and parent volunteers — THANK YOU!!

A special thank you to the following:

Dr. Bruce Purdy
Dr. James Cox from Cannon AFB
Suzanne Bunker, PA
Christy Lee, FNP
Kristen Neely, FNP
Staci West ANCP
Bluebonnet Home Health and Penny Phillips,
Parkview Nursing and Rehab
Bailey County Education Foundation
Aero Care
Cafe 21 Muleshoe for lunch
Leals for chips and salsa

Our Echo Techs:
Adam Butler from Frontera Strategies,
UMC ECHO
Belinda Aguilar from Dr. Colón’s office.

Thank you to Bailey County EMS for providing volunteers and for contributing to our T-shirts.

Thank you to Muleshoe Area Medical Center for use of their clinic and for our T-shirts!  We truly appreciate their hospitality!

Please visit our “In the News” for coverage from Amarillo’s News Channel 10.

Please visit our screening photos section for pictures from the event.

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March 25, 2017

We would like to send a huge thank you to everyone for coming out to our March 25, 2017 athlete screening. We screened 39 athletes and referred 12 for further evaluation by a cardiologist!

As always, we could not have done this without all of our volunteers! We truly appreciate everyone that takes time from their day to come and help us. To all the RNs, LVNs, EMTs, and nursing students, teen and parent volunteers — THANK YOU!!

A special thank you to the following:

Dr. Colón
Dr. Sharif
Christy Lee, FNP
Kristen Neely, FNP

Peter, echo tech for Lubbock Heart Hospital for assisting with echoes

Lubbock Power and Lawn for the food

Lubbock Aid ambulance for sending medics to assist as well as donating EKG electrodes

Thank you to Lubbock Heart Hospital once again for allowing us to use their short stay! We truly appreciate their hospitality!

Please visit our screening photos section for pictures from the event.

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NOVEMBER 12, 2016

We would like to send a huge thank you to everyone for coming out to our November 12, 2016 athlete screening. We screened 79 athletes and referred 16 for further evaluation by a cardiologist! That’s our largest number of referrals to date!

We could not have done this without all of our volunteers! We truly appreciate everyone that takes time from their day to come and help us. To all the RNs, LVNs, EMTs, and nursing students, teen and parent volunteers — THANK YOU!!

A special thank you to the following:

Dr. Colón
Dr. Ruiz-Colón
Dr. Thomas
Christy Lee, FNP
Monica Pilip, FNP
Randy Torrence
United Supermarkets for the food
Lubbock Aid ambulance
TAC Med ambulance
Childress Regional Medical Center

Thank you to Texas Tech University Health Science Center School of Nursing for allowing us to use their sim lab!

Please visit our screening photos section for pictures from the event.

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OCTOBER 9, 2016

We would like to send a huge thank you to everyone for coming out to our special Slaton ISD screening. We held this screening specifically for Slaton ISD since they have suffered 2 cardiac arrests in 11 months. We screened 109 athletes and referred 10 for further evaluation by a cardiologist!

As always we could not have done this without all of our volunteers! We truly appreciate everyone that takes time from their day to come and help us. To all the RNs, LVNs, EMTs, RTs and echo techs, med students, teens and parent volunteers — THANK YOU!!

A special thank you to the following:

Dr. Colón
Dr. Bradley
Dr. Ramsey
Dr. Argueta
Christy Lee, NP
Randy Torrence
UMC Physicians for donating food
Lubbock Aid ambulance
TAC Med ambulance
AeroCare

Thank you to Lubbock Heart Hospital for allowing us to use their short stay!

And to the many people who donated water – Thank you!!

Please visit our “In the News” to see Fox34 and KAMC’s news reports on our screening and our screening photos section for pictures from the event.

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JULY 23, 2016

We would like to send a huge thank you to everyone for coming out to our July 23, 2016 athlete screening. This was our largest screening to date. We screened 102 athletes and referred 7 for further evaluation by a cardiologist!

We could not have done this without all of our volunteers! We truly appreciate everyone that takes time from their day to come and help us. To all the RNs, LVNs, EMTs, RTs and echo techs, and teen volunteers — THANK YOU!!

A special thank you to the following:

Dr. Colón
Dr. Sharif
Dr. Berman
Dr. Bowman
Dr. Dexter
Christy Lee, NP
Randy Torrence
UMC Physicians for donating food
Lubbock Aid ambulance
TAC Med ambulance
AeroCare

Thank you to Lubbock Heart Hospital for allowing us to use their short stay!

And to the many people who donated water – Thank you!!

Please visit our “In the News” to see Fox34’s news report on our screening and our screening photos section for pictures from the event.

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APRIL 9, 2016

Our cardiac screenings are proving to be a success!

On April 9, 2016 we screen 47 athletes and had 12 referrals for further evaluation by a cardiologist!

We would like to express our continued thanks to everyone who has come out and volunteered to make our screenings a success!

A special thank you to the following:

Dr. Colón
Dr. Sharif
Dr. Ranganath
Dr. Rizzo
Dr. Borno
Dr. Argueta
ER Centers of America
TAC Med Ambulance Service
Lubbock Aid Ambulance Service
and a very special thank you to Lubbock Heart Hospital for allowing us to use their short stay for the screening.

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NOVEMBER 7, 2015

Our November 7, 2015 screening at AeroCare was a huge success!

We screened 83 athletes. Of those, 10 needed further evaluation by a cardiologist!

We would like to thank everyone for their help in making this screening the success that it was!

Special thanks to the following:
Dr. Colón
Dr. Brogan
Dr. Borno
Dr. Otahbachi
Texas Tech School of Medicine
ER Centers of America
TAC Med Ambulance Service
Lubbock Aid Ambulance Service
Lubbock EMS Ambulance Service
and a very special thank you to AeroCare for allowing us to use their facility for the screening.

To view photos from our 1st screening, click here.