St. Joseph’s Hospital in Breese is offering health screenings in April. Screenings are from 6:00 – 10:00 a.m. Thursday, April 10, at the Germantown American Legion; Tuesday, April 15, at the Carlyle Knights of Columbus; and Thursday, April 24 at the Trenton First United Methodist Church.
Friday, May 2 is the Health Fair at the hospital HealthPlex. Available blood tests include a comprehensive blood screening, requiring a 10-hour fast, for $35.00 and a men’s Prostate Specific Antigen or PSA screening for $10.00. Other tests offered include a Hemoglobin A1C for $10.00, a Vitamin D check for $15.00, and a heel bone density check for $5.00. At-home colorectal screening kits in packets of three will be available while supplies last for $5.00.
Pre-registration forms are available at the hospital, HealthPlex, Priority Care in Carlyle, physician offices, and community locations. You may also register on-site. For more information, call 526-5698.