Oswego Health and the Oswego Kiwanis Club will hold a multi-organ blood analysis on Aug. 4 at Leighton Elementary School in Oswego.
The analysis screens individuals for various conditions such as anemia, diabetes, and others, as well as for coronary, kidney, and liver diseases.
Phlebotomists from Oswego Hospital will be on hand to conduct the blood draw.
The cost of the analysis is $35.
Typically, these tests can cost more than $340.
In addition, there is an optional $20 Prostate Specific Antigen test, which is recommended to men older than age 50.
Individuals can also ask for a free colorectal kit.
The screening will be offered from 6:30 to 10 a.m. and appointments can be made by calling 341-0018.
This phone line is conveniently open 24 hours a day.
A 12-hour fast is required.
Checks to cover the cost of the screenings should be made out to Oswego Health.
The results of the multi-organ blood analysis will be sent directly from the Oswego Hospital lab to the participant’s home and physician in an easy to read format.