Healthy Heart screenings offered

February 20, 2014

February is heart month and Jackson County Memorial Hospital is offering a Healthy Heart screening. the event will take place on Wednesday, Feb. 26 in the Home Care/Hospice conference room at 1204 E. Tamarack Road (east entry).
Appointments are required, with morning appointments starting at 7 a.m. Call 477-1111.

The screening includes a blood test for A1C—for detecting diabetes, glucose, and cholesterol with HDL/LDL breakdown and triglycerides. Blood pressure and body mass index. This is a fasting blood test—Nothing to eat or drink after midnight the night before.

Cost is only $15, and can be paid by cash or check to JCMH. No credit or debit cards will be accepted.