Hackensack Meridian Health Has Heart

Hackensack Meridian Health Celebrates
National Wear Red Day!


On Friday, February 1, team members across the Hackensack Meridian Health Network participated in National Wear Red Day by wearing the red to raise awareness and support the 85.6 million Americans who live with some form of cardiovascular disease. View the photo gallery to see how our team members across the network got together and wore red in solidarity for National Wear Red Day!

Learn your risk for heart attack and stroke.

Each screening includes carotid artery ultrasound, heart rhythm, blood pressure, and screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm and peripheral artery disease (PAD).

Receive a color report of your findings, educational material and a consultation with a registered nurse.

Take Charge of Your Heart


There’s no specific age when men and women need to start thinking about heart health. In fact, a heart healthy lifestyle can be easily maintained by eating right, staying active and meeting with your physician regularly. These are simple tips men and women should have heard and implemented from a young age.

Though as we get older our responsibilities change but there are new tests and assessments we can take and learn to ensure our hearts are healthy and strong as we navigate our busy lives. George B. Batsides, M.D. at Hackensack University Medical Center discusses the importance of heart health for men and women and outlines some indicators on how to know if it the right time to see a cardiologist.

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Heart Month 2019

Stay Heart Healthy Year Round


Know Your Risk

At Hackensack Meridian Health, our interdisciplinary team of heart specialists has developed a powerful program based upon the premise that minutes always count. With February being American Heart Month, now is the time to complete our online Heart Health Risk Assessment.

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Team Member Step Challenge

Hackensack Meridian Health has kicked off our second annual Step Challenge for team members. One of the most important actions you can take toward maintaining a healthy heart is physical activity. To celebrate Heart Month, we invite you to join us in achieving 50 million steps across the network.

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Heart Month Recipes

Healthy eating doesn’t have to be bland and boring. There are plenty of creative ways to make a tasty, heart-healthy dish. View our heart month recipes and bring some tasty meals to the table that will make your family happy and heart healthy.

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Cardiovascular Services

For the region’s most complete, most coordinated heart and vascular care, turn to Hackensack Meridian Health. We are a network that’s uniquely yours, offering the highly-advanced, personalized care you need, when you need it most.

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