Heart Check Program

Sentara RMH Heart Check is a unique program that provides personalized, one-on-one cardiovascular disease risk assessments for men and women. You’ll not only learn about your personal risk factors, you will also be given the tools you need to combat them.

How does Sentara RMH Heart Check work?

Heart Check is an hour consultation with the Heart Health Navigator. Prior to your appointment, you’ll have blood drawn for lab work. The navigator will review the results of your lab work with you, discuss your current risks for cardiovascular disease, and discuss the necessary steps you may need to take to ensure a more heart-healthy lifestyle.

To schedule your appointment:

  • Online registration is available. Or, you may call our scheduling service at 540-689-6000 and select option 2. Our friendly staff will assist you in an appointment time that best meets your schedule. You’ll be asked to pay at this time.
  • You’ll be sent a brief assessment tool and blood work form in the mail to complete prior to your appointment. Instructions about where to go for your blood work is provided in this form.

At your appointment:

The Heart Health Navigator will provide practical information and assist you in developing a personal cardiovascular disease risk reduction strategy. The navigator will help you follow up with your health care provider.

Other tests and screenings may be suggested by the navigator, based on your health profile.

How much does it cost?

Your Heart Check appointment costs $50 and includes all necessary blood work. This amount is due at time of scheduling.
Follow-up appointments are $50.

If you have already participated in our Heart Check program, please take our patient satisfaction survey.

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