Blood Pressure Screenings

Erie County Clerk Mickey Kearns and Mercy Hospital Team Up

As part of American Heart Month in February, the Erie County Clerk’s office and Mercy Hospital of Buffalo have teamed up to offer free blood pressure screenings at auto bureaus across the county. Cardiovascular disease remains the leading cause of death in Erie County and the No. 1 cause of death in the United States. In fact, Erie County residents experience 33% more heart disease death than the ... »

Beauty & Barber Shops Blood Pressure Self Screening Initiative–Expands to Six Erie County/Buffalo Locations

Millennium Collaborative Care, in partnership with The National Witness Project, has expanded the “Beauty & Barber Shops Blood Pressure Self Screening Initiative” to Erie County, adding six new City of Buffalo locations. Patterned after a successful launch of the free self-monitoring program in Niagara County and the City of Niagara Falls; adults 18-years of age and older can now visit any of ... »