OhioHealth Marion Offering $25 Health Assessments
OhioHealth Marion General Hospital is offering quick, easy, low-cost health screenings to the Marion community from 7 a.m. to noon on April 19 to 21 at Marion Centre (formerly Southland Mall), 1509 Marion-Waldo Rd. (use Main Entrance, located by Bath & Body Works)– no appointment needed!
The $25 Health Awareness Profile screenings do not require a physician prescription or order and include the following tests:
- AST, ALT, GGT
- Alkaline Phosphatase
- Blood urea nitrogen
- HDL, LDL, VLDL
- Mean Cell Volume/Mean Cell Hemoglobin concentration
- Platelet count
- Red blood count
- Total Bilirubin
- Total Protein
- White blood count
Blood pressure checks will also be available, and experts from cancer care, nutrition services, and heart and vascular services will be in attendance.
For an additional charge, the following tests will also be offered:
- $15 TSH (thyroid stimulating hormone)
- $15 Hemoglobin A1C
Prior to the screenings, participants must fast for eight to 10 hours (no eating, chewing gum or candy), drink moderate amounts of water and take medications as directed.
Only cash or check payments will be accepted. No credit cards. If you have questions, please call (740) 383.8559.
OhioHealth is a nationally recognized, not-for-profit, charitable, healthcare organization with Methodist roots. Based in Columbus, Ohio, OhioHealth is currently recognized as one of the top five large health systems in America by Truven Health Analytics, an honor it has received six times. It is also recognized by FORTUNE Magazine as one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For” and has been for 12 years in a row.
Serving its communities since 1891, it is a family of 28,000 associates, physicians and volunteers, and a network of 12 hospitals, 50+ ambulatory sites, hospice, home-health, medical equipment and other health services spanning a 40-county area.