Health Awareness Blood Profiles – March 21, 22, and 23

Blood profiles

No appointment necessary!

March 21, 22 and 23

6 to 9 a.m. at Morrow County Hospital, Ground Level (Use “Receiving” entrance.)

Eligibility: Anyone age 18 and over. The blood profile testing only needs to be completed once per year unless there are underlying medical conditions that require monitoring more frequently.

Morrow County Hospital’s Laboratory offers $30 blood profiles which will include a battery of 25 tests – cholesterol, triglycerides, HDL, LDL, VLDL, glucose, BUN (blood urea nitrogen), creatine, sodium, potassium, chloride, carbon dioxide, AST, ALT, total bilirubin, total protein, albumin, calcium, alkaline phosphatase, white blood count, red blood count, platelet count, hemoglobin/hematocrit, mean cell volume and mean cell hemoglobin concentration.

For an additional charge, the following tests will also be offered:

  • $25 TSH (thyroid stimulating hormone)
  • $25 Hemoglobin A1C (primarily for all diabetics)

Remember –

  • An 10- to 12-hour fast is necessary for accurate results – no eating.
  • Drink moderate amounts of water.
  • Take your medications with moderate amounts of water.

Physicians’ orders for additional tests are not accepted at these screenings. These $30 blood profiles will only be available at Morrow County Hospital. Only cash or checks made payable to Morrow County Hospital will be accepted. No debit or credit cards.