Mark Your Calendars Now
Delta County Memorial Hospital announces the dates and screen test explanations for the annual 2017 county wide health fair.
- Early Blood Draws in 2017
Feb 8 – Paonia
Feb 9 – Cedaredge
Feb 10 and 11 – Delta in Oncology classrooms
- Health Fairs in 2017
March 15 – Paonia
March 16 – Delta – Rec Ctr
March 17 – Cedaredge
List of Health Screen Test Explanations:
Healthscreen Profile – $40
32 metabolic functions, Lipid Panel with Direct LDL, TSH, Liver, Kidney, Muscle, Bone, Uric Acid, Iron Panel with Ferritin
CBC (Complete Blood Count) – $20
Screening presents a general picture of overall blood health and checks for infection, anemia and early signs of leukemia
PSA (Men over age 40) – $30
Hemoglobin A1C – $35
Provides an average blood glucose level over 4 months and is non-fasting screening. Recommended for anyone with a family history of diabetes.
Vitamin D (Sunshine Vitamin) D2, D3 and Total – $40
Concise measurement of D2 level for vitamin and nutritional absorption, D3 for conversion of sunshine absorption, and total amount of D to define, sufficient, insufficient or deficient level.
Cardio CRP (C-Reactive Protein) – $40
Elevated levels of C-reactive protein can indicate vascular inflammation. Inflammation may cause cholesterol deposits to break off and clog an artery.
Gluten Sensitivity (Celiac/Spru Test) – $45
A simple screening test for gluten sensitivity that measures antibodies to an enzyme (tissue tanasglutaminease) which is a normal enzyme found in the digestive system.
Vitamin B12 Levels and Folate Levels – $40
Essential for production of red blood cells, the function of nerve cells, and is required for DNA replication. Lack to these can cause anemia, fatigue, depression and poor memory.
Testosterone, Total Male – $45
A hormone produced in males that regulates the retension of protein in the body and supports muscle mass, bone strength and sexual characteristics. Low T can cause hair loss, weight gain and decreased libido.
Testosterone, Total Female – $45
A hormone produces in females (and males) that contributes to lean muscle mass, bone density and maintaining libido. Low T can cause brittle hair, decreased bone and muscle strength and diminished libido.
Insure Fit Colon Screening Kit – $35
Specific to the hemoglobin and does not react with non-human hemoglobin, vitamins, drugs, or peroxidase from food sources. No specific diet required and brush stool for easy sampling.