Register for Pool, Pump, and Pedal for a Healthy Heart event
The Ninth Annual Pool, Pump, and Pedal for a Healthy Heart benefiting the American Heart Association is planned for 7 am to noon on February 27 at Virtua's William G. Rohrer Center for HealthFitness, 2309 Evesham Rd., Voorhees, N.J.
Virtua’s Pool Pump and Pedal incorporates many different activities appealing to participants - regardless of age and ability - while maintaining the original focus of promoting group exercise and raising funds for the AHA. Since its inception, the event has helped to raise more than $150,000. Some of the events include mind and body classes, aqua fitness fiesta, a three-hour spinning journey, Zumba aerobics and a silent auction. The cost is $25 to $50 donation, depending on the event.
For more information about the events or to register, call the fitness center at (856) 325-5346.
As one of New Jersey’s largest health systems, Virtua helps people be well, get well and stay well through a comprehensive range of health care services. Services are delivered through three health and wellness centers, three fitness centers, four acute care hospitals, primary and specialty physician practices with more than 240 physicians, urgent care centers, seven ambulatory surgery centers, home health services, two long-term care and rehabilitation centers, 12 paramedic units and a wide range of outpatient services. A leader in maternal and child health services, Virtua delivers almost 8,000 babies a year. Virtua also provides employment and wellness services to 1,700 businesses and corporations. An innovator in clinical and information technology such as electronic medical records, Virtua is recognized for its ground-breaking partnerships with GE Healthcare
, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP)
and the Fox Chase Cancer Center
. It is the official orthopedic provider for the Philadelphia Flyers
. Virtua employs more than 8,400 people and has been honored as the #1 Best Place to Work in the Delaware Valley for seven consecutive years. It is the recipient of the Consumer Choice Award from the National Research Corporation. For more information, visit www.virtua.org