Greater Phoenix Hispanic Check for Life
A Barber/Beauty Shop Blood Pressure Screening Program
The American Heart Association and the National Association of Hispanic Nurses provide everything needed for the program including training, equipment, tracking cards, educational materials, and posters that can be displayed at the shops. Nurses from the National Association of Hispanic Nurses visit each shop monthly to provide additional materials, collect data, and provide support and training as needed.
- Cardiovascular diseases (CVC) rank as the No. 1 killer of Hispanics.
- Hispanic residents of the Greater Phoenix Metro have a significantly higher mortality rate with regard to heart disease than the National average.
- Hispanic residents of the Greater Phoenix Metro also have a significantly higher mortality rate with regard to stroke than the National average.
|SUITE 12 at L'Mage||3479 E Baseline, Gilbert||602-625-3479||Yvonne Gutierrez|
|NEW AGE at Hair Attractions||1245 W Baseline, Mesa||480-600-7849||Rosemary Vasquez|
|La Tijera Majica||458 N Alma School Rd, Mesa||480-655-7595||Vianey Rosas|
|Beauty Performance||7611 W Thomas Rd, Phoenix||623-846-8989||Adriana Garcia|
|OLGA at Hadley's Salon||7730 E McDowell, Scottsdale||480-235-4226||Olga Boeck|