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GJCS 2021 Health Screening/JHS

  • Categories: Private

About This Event

  • Event Type:Private
  • Max Capacity:6

Details:

What screenings will be included?

Height & Weight, Body Mass Index (BMI), Waist Circumference, Cholesterol, HDL, LDL, Triglycerides, Cholesterol Ratio; Blood Pressure; Blood Glucose; Chemistry Panel lab test, and Tobacco status. Needle draw (venipuncture) is used to

obtain blood for Cholesterol and Chemistry tests. An optional PSA screening (blood test) will also be available to men 50 and older or those at a high risk for prostate cancer. An optional colon cancer take-home screening kit will also be

available. Colon screening is recommended annually for adults 50 and older.

Who is it for? Insured Employees, Insured Spouses, Board Members and Retirees

When/Where?

Monday, April 12 - 5:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. - Jasper Elementary

Tuesday, April 13 - 5:45 a.m. - 8:45 a.m. - Jasper Elementary

Wednesday, April 14 - 5:30 a.m. - 8:00 a.m. - Jasper High School

Thursday, April 15 - 5:30 a.m. - 7:45 a.m. - Ireland Elementary

Friday, April 16 - 5:30 a.m. - 7:45 a.m. - Jasper Middle School

Do I need to fast?

Yes—12 hours. Take medication as prescribed. (We will schedule individuals with diabetes early if requested.) Drinking water is permitted!!

Why do screenings?

¨ To keep you informed of your health status.

¨ To encourage you to practice healthy habits.

¨ To monitor improved health from year to year.

How long does it take?

About 20 minutes. Appointments will be made every 15 minutes.



Registration
  • Price: Free
  • Registration Instructions: Please Register with your name as is appears on your Driver's License. Thank you.