NEW ORLEANS (press release) – The Society for Academic Emergency Medicine, (SAEM) in partnership with LCMC Health, and ACCENT New Orleans will be conducting FREE blood pressure and diabetes checks for anyone in the community.  

People can walk up, bike, or drive by. Each person will receive their results and have an opportunity to speak with an on-site physician. They will receive: 

  • Any test results on-site
  • Physician will give them suggestions/refer them to a (free) clinic if they do not have a primary doctor
  • Receive a one-sheet of information about healthy living, diabetes and blood pressure

About SAEM:  The Society for Academic Emergency Medicine is dedicated to the improvement of care for the acutely ill and injured patient by improving research and education. 

SAEM 22 takes place at the Sheraton New Orleans Hotel, May 10-13, 2022 

WHERE
New Orleans Jazz Market, 1436 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd., New Orleans, LA 70113
WHEN
Tuesday, May 10, 2022, from 1:00 – 5:00 p.m.