Lola Montilla wants to

Make Pulse Oximetry Screening for CCHD mandatory in PR.

As a girl born with Ebstein's Anomaly, a congenital heart defect, I want to help others too.

About the campaign

9 Updates

Campaign Leader

  • Lola Montilla
    16 supporters · Message

    Lola is a beautiful and bright 13 year-old daughter who was born with a congenital heart defect…Read More

1,603 Campaign Supporters

9 Campaigners

Why this matters

Lola Montilla
Lola Montilla Campaign leader

Más de 1,300 bebés no llegan a celebrar su primer cumpleaños a causa de defectos congénitos del corazón. ¡Nosotros podemos cambiar esta…Read More

Too Many Babies Are Born With Heart Defects; Simple Test Helps Diagnosis

The Huffington Post
A few weeks ago, 3-year-old Brycen Principe asked his mom why people wear snowsuits in the winter. Jessica's answer only fueled his curiosity. More questions followed, faster than Jessica could keep up with as she was busy getting the family ready for the day. "Mommy!" Brycen said in a demanding tone. "I have asked you three times already. If…Read More
Lola Montilla
Lola Montilla Campaign leader

Para leer el Proyecto de la Cámara 1793, selecciona el enlace. To read the bill, click on the link.

Pulse Ox Screening in Puerto Rico is underway!

March 28, 2014 | Posted in:Mom's Corner A law making pulse oximetry screening mandatory for newborns in Puerto Rico might be closer than we thought.  In response to Lola’s petition, House representative Hon. José “Conny” Varela and Hon. Lydia Méndez presented a bill (P. de la C. 1793) on March 26th, requesting that all newborns in Puerto Rico…Read More
See more