Play Smart for Kids' Heart Health

Play Smart for Kids' Heart Health

Most kids have healthy hearts, but some have hidden heart defects that potentially can put them at risk, especially during physical activites. Learn how you can help kids Play Smart.

Free Heart Screenings for Kids

For young people ages 12 to 18, Play Smart offers painless, noninvasive screenings by cardiologists to check heart health. Learn how to schedule an appointment for a free screening here.

FAQs for Kids and Cardiac Health

For young people with potentially dangerous heart conditions, Play Smart offers assessments by a team of highly-trained cardiac professionals and cardiologists, led by medical director James Beckerman, M.D. Here are answers to frequently asked questions about the program.

Providence Heart and Vascular Institute

Providence Heart and Vascular Institute is the largest provider of cardiac services in Oregon. More than 80 highly skilled cardiologist and surgeons care for more than 13,000 patients each year. Find a doctor or learn more about diagnostics and treatments.