Health Office

Heart Screening

Students Heart Screening

Heart Screening at Butler Gymnasium, August 19th from 9:00A-3:00P. 
Here's the details:
-ATS Heartcheck is the name of the company who does the screenings.
-The screening consists of a blood pressure, EKG and Echo-cardiogram. The EKG screens for electrical abnormalities of the heart and the Echo screens for structural defects of the heart. These are both tests a person would receive at a Cardiologist's office to check for a heart defect- Not all defects cause a person to have symptoms. If you took your child to have this screening done at a Cardiologist's office or hospital it could cost more than $2000.00.
-Students ages 8-25 are eligible to participate.
-Parents can sign their kids up online( or by calling(913-735-5760)
-The cost per child is $99.00 but there is financial aid available and can be applied for on their website-it can lower the cost to $19.00
-Each appointment lasts 20-25 minutes
-The EKG and Echo are both read by Dr. William Drake, MD- a pediatric cardiologist who is in private practice in the Kansas City area
-Results will be sent your child's regular doctor and emailed directly to the parent in 7-10 days


2017-18 Physical Dates

DATE:  Saturday, July 22, 2017

PLACE:  Bates County Memorial Hospital

TIME:  8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. GIRLS
           10:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon BOYS

Stay tuned to this page for the 2017-18 school year.  We will provide you with:

*Information on what is "bugging" the students

*Information on required documents 

*Information to links that provide you with important health information 

*Physical Forms

*Plus more