Pasco, Pinellas, Hillsborough Counties, Florida – (January 23, 2014) The Medical Center of Trinity announces that it will celebrate February as National Heart Month with a variety of recognitions:
· On Wednesdays between 11 am and noon Medical Center of Trinity will offer free blood pressure screenings for the public in the main lobby.
· On Friday, February 7 the hospital is inviting the community to “Wear Red!” Staff, volunteers, and the public are encouraged to break out the red dress, t-shirt, tie or anything red to promote heart disease awareness to family, friends and coworkers.
· Every Wednesday in February in the dining room from 11 am to 2 pm Chef Gerald will feature a different heart healthy lunch complete with the recipe card so that those who dine at the hospital can also make that recipe at home. All meals with come with a main item, side bowl of fruit and a 20 ounce bottle of water. Cost will be only $5.
The hospital will also offer three education presentations on heart health offered by board certified interventional cardiologists. These will be described in separate news releases.
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About Medical Center of Trinity
Medical Center of Trinity is a 236 bed, state-of-the-art, all-private room hospital strategically located in the tri-county area of Pasco, Pinellas and Hillsborough Counties. The facility is located at 9330 State Road 54, Trinity, FL 34655, near the intersection of State Road (SR) 54 and Little Road. Medical Center of Trinity clinical and acute-care programs include:
Medical Center of Trinity is an Advanced Certified Primary Stroke Center and is recognized among the nation’s top performers on four key quality measures – heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia, and surgical care by The Joint Commission— the leading accreditor of health care organizations in America. The Cancer Care program is an Accredited Comprehensive Community Cancer Program by the Commission on Cancer of the American College of Surgeons.
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