St. John’s Medical Center is currently offering discounted wellness
blood screenings for the 2012 Community Health Fair. An earlybird discount
for $10 off any combination of tests is being offered for appointments
scheduled for January 3rd through February 29th. Blood screenings will
be available through April 27th. Call 739-7531 for an appointment.
The following tests are available:
• The basic chemistry profile ($35) looks at blood sugar levels, cholesterol,
kidney, bone and thyroid function and more. Please fast for at least 10
hours for this test. You can drink water.
• A hemogram ($10) provides platelet, white and red blood cell counts,
offering information about your general health.
• The PSA test ($20), for men only, checks for risk of prostate cancer.
This test is for men 50 years of age or older, or 45 years or older if
there is a family history of prostate cancer.
• The HgbA1c test ($10) is for people with diabetes and is also a
diabetes screening test. The test measures blood sugar control for the
prior three months.
To download a blood screening registration form and other details of the
health fair, visit tetonhospital.org/healthfair2012. Employers can also
visit the website for information on health fair screenings for their staff.
The Community Health Fair will be Saturday, May 5, 2011 at the Snow King
Arena from 9:00am to 1:00pm.
The Community Health Fair is sponsored in part by First Interstate Bank.