New Philadelphia Rotary 'Spring Healthcheck' Set Saturday, March 17, At Union Hospital

 
 

The New Philadelphia Rotary's annual Spring Healthcheck is scheduled Saturday, March 17, at Union Hospital.

The annual New Philadelphia Rotary “Spring Healthcheck” is scheduled March 17 (Saturday) at Union Hospital. This comprehensive blood screening event to check a wide range of health indicators is open to the community with appointments available between 6 and 11 a.m. and at a cost of only $45 (a PSA test for men 50 and older is only $15 more).

Appointments for the Healthcheck are available now and can be made online and by telephone. Online appointments can be made on the Union Hospital website at www.unionhospital.org, click on the “Health Events” button and select the Rotary Healthcheck event on the calendar for March 17. Complete the online registration form by selecting an appointment time and providing the information requested.

Appointments also can be made by telephone weekdays between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. by calling the Union Hospital Department of Community Relations at (330) 308-3599.

Screening tests conducted at the Healthcheck include the following:

Comprehensive Metabolic Panel

  • Kidney and Liver Function
  • Blood Electrolytes
  • Blood Sugar
  • Sodium, Potassium and Chloride

Lipid Panel

  • Total Cholesterol
  • HDL (good cholesterol) and LDL (bad cholesterol)
  • Triglyceride

Hemogram Profile/Complete Blood count

Indicates anemia, infection, immunity or bleeding disorders

TSH – Thyroid Stimulating Hormone

This level controls metabolism and organ function

Prostate Specific Antigen (PSA) screening is available to men ages 50 and older for an additional $15. This is a test for PSA levels which can indicate a prostate condition, including cancer.

The Union Hospital phlebotomy staff will draw the blood samples and all testing is done in the hospital’s Laboratory. A printed report will be mailed to the home of each Healthcheck participant providing all test results.

Proceeds from the Healthcheck are used by the New Philadelphia Rotary Club for its many community service activities.

Information about Union Hospital and all of its services available to the community is available on the hospital website at www.unionhospital.org, and on the hospital’s pages on Facebook and Twitter (@Union_Hospital).

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