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6/3/2016 7:00 AM Low-Cost Blood Profile Screening Where: King's Daughters Ironton, 912 Park Ave., Ironton, Ohio.

Our Low-Cost Blood Profile program includes:

  • Complete Blood Count
  • Comprehensive Metabolic Panel
  • Lipid Profile
  • Thyroid Stimulating Hormone
Cost for the entire battery of tests is just $25. Cash, checks and credit cards welcome; insurance cannot be billed.

Results are mailed to participants' homes and are available through KDMC's MyChart (for patients of King's Daughters providers). A physician order/referral is not required to participate.

Appointments are not needed, but fasting is required.

6/3/2016 7:00 AM Vascular Disease Screening Where: King's Daughters Ironton, 912 Park Ave., Ironton, Ohio.

Appointments required. Call 1-888-377-KDMC to schedule.

Our vascular disease screening program includes ultrasound checks of the carotid arteries (which provide blood flow to the brain) and the abdominal aorta (the main artery providing blood flow to the lower body), as well as an ankle-brachial index (ABI) of the peripheral arteries (feet and legs).

Cost for the entire series of tests is just $80. Cash, checks and credit cards welcome. Insurance cannot be billed.

Participants receive their results on the day of the exam to take with them to their family physician or care provider.

6/9/2016 9:00 AM Sleep Screening Is Sleepiness Putting Your Life at Risk?

Poor quality sleep can cause irritability, depression, memory problems and difficulty making decisions. Physical problems include slowed reaction times, poor coordination, greater risk of accident and injuries. 

Our free screening can help uncover whether you have a problem and, if you do, provide recommendations.

Appointment required. Please call 1-888-377-KDMC to schedule.

LOCATION: King's Daughters Family Care Center Grayson, 609 N. Carol Malone Blvd.

PROVIDER: Anna Bayes, APRN

6/10/2016 7:00 AM Low-Cost Blood Profile Screening Where: King's Daughters Ironton, 912 Park Ave., Ironton, Ohio.

Our Low-Cost Blood Profile program includes:

  • Complete Blood Count
  • Comprehensive Metabolic Panel
  • Lipid Profile
  • Thyroid Stimulating Hormone
Cost for the entire battery of tests is just $25. Cash, checks and credit cards welcome; insurance cannot be billed.

Results are mailed to participants' homes and are available through KDMC's MyChart (for patients of King's Daughters providers). A physician order/referral is not required to participate.

Appointments are not needed, but fasting is required.

6/10/2016 4:00 PM Carpal Tunnel screenings Where: On the KDMC Mobile Health Unit at King's Daughters Outpatient Services Center, 480 23rd St., Ashland.

If you have numbness, tingling or pain in your hand and fingers, you may have carpal tunnel syndrome, or CTS. CTS affects millions each year, with women three times more likely to develop the condition than men! CTS is more than a minor annoyance. Untreated, it can result in irreversible muscle and nerve damage. Early detection and intervention are key. 

A simple, free screening could provide the answers you need! No appointment necessary. Provided in conjunction with pre-race registration for Color Splash 2016.

6/11/2016 8:30 AM Color Splash 5K Color Splash is less than a month away! Register below today!

King’s Daughters Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine and Marshall Orthopaedics are sponsoring the Color Splash 5K run/walk on Saturday, June 11, in Central Park. The race, which is not timed, begins at 8:30 a.m. by the concession stand at the end of Chuck Woolery Boulevard.

The course, which will be well marked, is flat with long straightaways through downtown Ashland. Runners should wear white to experience the full effect of the colors!

Entry fees: $15 if pre-registered before June 11. Day of registration $20. Race day registration will begin at 7 a.m. and end promptly at 8 a.m. Proceeds from the race benefit King’s Daughters free community baseline concussion testing for local high school athletes.

Pre-registration packets will be available from 4 p.m. - 7 p.m., Friday, June 10, at King's Daughters Outpatient Services Center, 480 23rd St. T-shirts are guaranteed for the first 500 participants. Door prizes and refreshments.

Register online http://bit.ly/1M03sGj

6/14/2016 4:30 PM Prevent Type 2 Diabetes What: National Diabetes Prevention Program
When: 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 14
Where:
Outpatient Services Center, 480 23rd St., Ashland

Join our National Diabetes Prevention Program to prevent Type 2 diabetes! Learn how to eat healthier, lose weight and safely increase physical activity! Classes continue for 16 weeks. Followup classes will be once a month. Kentucky Employee Health Plan members who qualify can participate at no cost. A physician referal is not required. Call Kim Bayes to see if you qualify at (606) 408-1560.

6/17/2016 7:00 AM Low-Cost Blood Profile Screening Where: King's Daughters Ironton, 912 Park Ave., Ironton, Ohio.

Our Low-Cost Blood Profile program includes:

  • Complete Blood Count
  • Comprehensive Metabolic Panel
  • Lipid Profile
  • Thyroid Stimulating Hormone
Cost for the entire battery of tests is just $25. Cash, checks and credit cards welcome; insurance cannot be billed.

Results are mailed to participants' homes and are available through KDMC's MyChart (for patients of King's Daughters providers). A physician order/referral is not required to participate.

Appointments are not needed, but fasting is required.

6/17/2016 2:00 PM Healthy Heart Screening

Free Healthy Heart With EKG Screening

When:  2 to 5 p.m. Friday, June 17

Where: King's Daughters Cardiology, Suite 230, Medical Plaza B, 613 23rd St., Ashland, Ky. 

Screening consists of a checks of blood pressure, oxygen, total cholesterol and blood glucose. A screening EKG is provided. Results are reviewed by a KDMC heart specialist.

Appointments required; please call 1-888-377-KDMC to schedule.

6/20/2016 11:30 AM American Red Cross Blood Drive Where: Health Education Center (lower level Lexington Avenue parking garage)

When: 11:30 to 5 p.m.

6/23/2016 1:00 PM American Red Cross Blood Drive Where: King's Daughters Medical Specialties- Prestonsburg - 1279 Old Abbot Mtn. Road

When: 1 to 6 p.m.

Appointments are requested by calling 1-888-377-KDMC.

6/24/2016 7:00 AM Low-Cost Blood Profile Screening Where: King's Daughters Ironton, 912 Park Ave., Ironton, Ohio.

Our Low-Cost Blood Profile program includes:

  • Complete Blood Count
  • Comprehensive Metabolic Panel
  • Lipid Profile
  • Thyroid Stimulating Hormone
Cost for the entire battery of tests is just $25. Cash, checks and credit cards welcome; insurance cannot be billed.

Results are mailed to participants' homes and are available through KDMC's MyChart (for patients of King's Daughters providers). A physician order/referral is not required to participate.

Appointments are not needed, but fasting is required.