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Clara Maass Medical Center Presents FREE Health Assessments for Student Athletes

04/27/2016

The Matthew J. Morahan III Memorial Assessment Center for Athletes at RWJBarnabas Health, in conjunction with Clara Maass Medical Center, will provide free cardiac and concussion baseline screenings to young athletes on Saturday, April 30 from 8 a.m. to noon at Bloomfield High School located at 160 Broad Street.

The cardiac screening, available to the first 130 young athletes who sign up, is open to those ages 6 to 18. The concussion baseline screening, available to the first 80 who sign up, is for young athletes ages 12 and older.

Screenings are free of charge and a parent or guardian is asked to be present. Registration is required. To register and schedule an appointment time, parents/guardians are asked to email teamlink@barnabashealth.org with the subject “Morahan screening 4/30,” and include the participant’s name and contact information.

About Clara Maass Medical Center
Located in Belleville, NJ, Clara Maass Medical Center, a RWJBarnabas Health facility, provides a complete continuum of care to residents of northern New Jersey. Clara Maass’ centers and services include The Health and Wellness Center, Nuclear Medicine, The Cancer Center at Clara Maass, Adult Cardiac Services including Diagnostic Services, Cardiac Catheterization, Elective and Emergency Angioplasty and Rehabilitation, The Pain Management Center, The Joint & Spine Institute, a Vascular Center, Same Day Surgery, The Wound Center at Clara Maass, The Center for Sleep Disorders, The Bariatric Surgery Center, Rehabilitation Services, The Eye Surgery Center, Maternity Services and Parent Education, as well as Pediatrics. Clara Maass is an eight-time recipient of the “A” Hospital Safety score from The Leap Frog Group, an independent national nonprofit group measuring hospital safety and quality. For a physician referral or more information about Clara Maass, call 1-888-724-7123 or visit www.barnabashealth.org/claramaass.
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