Susan B. Allen Memorial Hospital will host a Health Screening on Saturday, Sept. 23, from 7 to 9 a.m., consisting of a Lab Lipid Profile and Hemoglobin A1C.
For heart disease risk, the Lipid Profile testing includes: High Density Lipoprotein (HDL), Low Density Lipoprotein (LDL), Very Low Density Lipoprotein (VLDL), cholesterol and triglycerides.
For diabetes risk, the testing includes Hemoglobin A1c, which is a two to three month blood sugar average.
A 12-hour fasting will be required for both tests. All lab results will be mailed to the individual.
Lab results will also be available on the “My Health Portal” at SBAMH.org. For more information on the Health Portal or to sign up for a Health Portal, call the Hospital at 316-321-3300.
For testing, enter at the SBA Medical Clinic East, 700 W. Central Ave., El Dorado. The total cost for both screenings is $15.