King's Daughters Low-Cost Blood Profile and Vascular Disease Screening
Programs are coming to King's Daughters Family Care Center, 609 N.
Carol Malone Blvd., Grayson, Ky., on Friday, March 17. The screenings
will be offered beginning at 8 a.m.
The Low-Cost Blood Profile includes a complete blood count; comprehensive metabolic panel; lipid
profile (LDL, HDL, total cholesterol and triglycerides); and thyroid stimulating
hormone levels. Total cost for the battery of tests is just $25. No appointment
is needed, but fasting is required. Hours are 8 to 11 a.m.
King’s Daughters also is also making the
A1C test, which monitors blood sugar levels over a period of time, available
for just $5. Participation in the LCBP is not required for the A1C testing.
The Vascular Disease Screening consists of an ultrasound exam of the carotid arteries, which supply blood
to the brain; an ultrasound of the abdominal aorta, which supplies blood
to the lower half of the body; and an ankle-brachial index study, which
looks for decreased blood flow to the legs and feet. Total cost for the
vascular screening is $80.
Appointments are required and are available beginning at 8 a.m. Please call 1-888-377-KDMC to schedule.
Additional screening dates and locations can be found on our website, kingsdaughtershealth.com.
Click on the Events Calendar.