Heart Failure Patients, Let Us Show You The Love:

January 31, 2020

Hickory, NC (Jan. 31, 2020) Frye Regional Medical Center is kicking off Heart Month in February by treating heart failure patients and their guests to a free educational event, “Let Us Show You The Love.” It will be held on February 12, 2020. Guests can drop-in anytime from 2 - 5 pm at Frye Regional Medical Center’s Heart Tower Lobby, 420 N Center Street, Hickory, NC

Our experts will talk one on one with attendees to discuss:

  • Low sodium diet, recipes, and other heart-friendly dietary tips
  • Safe exercising advice
  • Medication guidance
  • Community resources
  •  Free information on advance directives
  • New Frye Heart Failure Support Group
  • Raffle prizes including free digital scales, blood pressure cuffs, gift cards & more­

Our experts will be on hand including Leverne Fox, MD, FryeCare Cardiology, Abhyudaya Joshi, MD - Apogee Physicians, Lisa Robinson, MSN, ACNO, CHFN, FryeCare Heart Failure Clinic, and Jessica Bumgarner, BSN-RN, CHFN Heart Failure Coordinator.

Parking: Free valet – located in the front of the hospital

Free refreshments. First 50 people will be given a heart-healthy box of chocolates!

For more information, call Jessica Bumgarner Phone: 828-315-4624

Frye Regional Medical Center’s Heart Tower Lobby 420 N Center Street Hickory, NC

A Duke LifePoint hospital, FRMC, Frye Heart Center provides open heart surgery, 24/7 interventional cardiology, and an experienced network of heart surgeons, specialists, and cardiovascular providers. Performing more than 4,500 heart procedures per year, the facility is the first Duke Health heart affiliate in western North Carolina. Backed by the resources of the Duke Heart Center, Frye Regional gains access to current Duke training and staff education, evidence-based guidelines and practices for heart and heart-related issues.