Aspirus Community Presentation: What is AFib and Why Does it Matter?
WAUSAU, Wis.– Atrial fibrillation (AFib) is a serious heart condition that causes your heart to beat irregularly. Unfortunately, many people who have AFib don’t even know it.
Aspirus Heart Care physicians, Dr. John Johnkoski and Dr. Kevin Rist, will describe AFib symptoms and risks and share steps you can take to decrease an AFib related stroke. There will time at the conclusion of the presentation for questions.
Attendance is free, but masking is required, and attendees need to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19.
The program will be held Wednesday, Nov. 10, 2021, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at The Landing, 707 Third St., Wausau.
To register for the event, visit www.aspirus.org/classes-events or phone the Aspirus Contact Center, between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday thru Friday, at 715.847.2380.
Aspirus Health is a non-profit, community-directed health system based in Wausau, Wisconsin. Its 11,000 employees are focused on improving the health and well-being of people throughout Wisconsin and Upper Michigan. Aspirus serves communities through four hospitals in Michigan and 13 hospitals in Wisconsin, 75 clinics, home health and hospice care, pharmacies, critical care and air-medical transport, medical goods, nursing homes and a broad network of physicians.