15 minutes could save your life!

See your heart in a new way with Rapides Heart Check – a painless, non-invasive screening test that determines whether or not a person has calcium building in the coronary arteries – an early sign of heart disease.

An estimated 60 million Americans already have heart disease and don’t know it. Don’t be one of them. With Rapides Heart Check, you can determine your risk of heart disease in only 15 minutes.

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Your doctor must recommend you for this test, so ask him today if you are a candidate for this potentially life-saving test. If you do not have a physician, call (318) 769-4440 for a referral. This test is conducted Monday - Friday.


The cost of the test is $100 and is not currently covered by insurance. The test includes all technical, medical and professional interpretation charges as well as personalized report of your heart disease risk mailed to you and your physician. Payment may be made by cash, check or credit/debit card at the time of registration.


The Rapides Heart Check is offered at Rapides Outpatient Center, which is located on the first floor of the Rapides Heart Center. This is on the campus of Rapides Regional Medical Center.