Wood-Ridge Health Department
Annual Blood Screening Program
The Board of Health is offering the Annual Blood Screening Program at the Senior Center on Tuesday, September 23, 2014( cost starts at $17.00 cash — no checks accepted). It will consist of a CBC, Chem 23, and Lipid Profile, with results sent to your private medical doctor. The cost of a T4 (thyroid) blood test is $5.00 cash. Homocystein level, an amino acid that, when elevated, may lead to blockage in the arteries, is an additional $20.00 (cash). PSA testing, a blood screening tool for detection of prostate cancer, will be an option for all male participants as a cost of $25.00 (cash).
This program is OPEN TO ALL ADULTS, 18 YEARS AND OVER. Appointments must be made in advance of the test date at the MUNICIPAL BUILDING.
This is an excellent opportunity to check on your body's internal wellness.
* NOTE: Sign ups will be held at the Municipal Building
85 Humboldt Street, Monday thru Friday 9:00-12:OOpm.
TESTING DATE: September 23, 2014: 7:30A.M. — 10:00A.M.
Wood-Ridge Senior Center — 495 Highland Avenue — Wood-Ridge
At the time of registration, please bring: 2 stamped envelopes — your name and
address on one and your physician's name and address on the other.
* NO ONE WILL BE TESTED UNLESS THEY FURNISH THE NAME AND
ADDRESS OF THEIR MEDICAL DOCTOR.
A twelve (12) hour fast prior to your appointment time is required. Refreshments
will be served at the Senior Center.
You must register and pay in advance.
Different health screenings are available at registration.
CASH ONLY — NO CHECKS
ANY QUESTIONS — PLEASE CALL (201) 939-2161
BLOOD SCREENING DATE — TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 2014
SENIOR CENTER, 495 HIGHLAND AVE. WOOD-RIDGE, NJ