Health Screenings

Healthy for the Holidays
Start Date/Time:
Friday, December 13, 2013 3:00 PM
End Date/Time:
Friday, December 13, 2013 6:00 PM
Recurring Event:
One time event
Importance:
Normal Priority
Description:

Screenings will take place at King's Daughters Heart and Vascular Center, First Floor 1J. Ashland, KY.  Free shuttle service will be provided to and from the event for those who park in the 24th Street and Central Avenue Valet lot.

Screenings are free but appointments are recommended for the screenings below.  Call 1-888-377-KDMC to schedule.

  • Healthy Heart (total cholesterol, blood sugar, blood pressure, blood oxygen and EKG)
  • Varicose Vein Screening
  • Peripheral Vascular Screening for high risk adults, including those 50 and older with a risk factor for Peripherial Artery Disease such as tobacco use, diabetes, high cholesterol, hypertension and leg pain.
  • Skin Cancer Screening
  • Carpal Tunnel Screening
  • Sleep Apnea Screening

Healthy cooking demonstration on f aux cheesecake and health education will be available.

Kynect Health Exchange representatives will also be on hand

Flu shots for adults 18 and over available on first come first serve basis.

Giveaways, raffle drawings and healthy refreshments will be provided.

In addition, King's Daughters will collect non-perishable food items for River Cities Harvest at the event.  For each item donated, the Medical Center will contribute $1 to River Cities Harvest to help them purchase perishable food for people in need.