Learn what to do after a heart attack, at Bellevue Fire Department town hall meetings | Heart Week

The Bellevue Fire Department and Overlake Medical Center are hosting a "town hall" meeting about surviving a heart attack tonight, Thursday, at City Hall and at Bellevue Square Mall Friday.

This week, March 17-23, is the fire department's Heart Week. The theme for 2014 is "Surviving a heart attack, what happens next."

Dr. David Nelson, a cardiothoracic surgeon with Overlake Hospital Medical Center, will be on hand to provide information.

A final meeting will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Crossroads Bellevue Shopping Center.

More information on Heart Week 2014 can be had by calling Bellevue Fire Lt. Richard Burke at 425-452-6995.

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

Read the Oct 21
Green Edition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Browse the archives.

Friends to Follow

View All Updates