Cholesterol

Cholesterol


cholesterol

Cholesterol Screening and Cardiac Risk Assessment


Cost: $25.00 (cash or check only, please)

Ada County Office (in Boise): The first Tuesday of every month; This is a walk-in clinic between 6:30 a.m. and 9 a.m. | 707 N. Armstrong Pl., Boise | 208-375-5211

Elmore Office (in Mountain Home): Clinics are held every three months. This is a walk-in clinic between 7 a.m. and 9 a.m. | 520 E. 8th Street, Mountain Home | 208-587-4407

Clinics are scheduled for:

  • May 10, 2017
  • August 9, 2017
  • November 8, 2017

Everyone age 20 and older should have their cholesterol measured at least once every five years. The higher your LDL level and the more risk factors you have the greater your chances are of developing heart disease or having a heart attack.

Screening includes HDL/LDL levels, Cholesterol/HDL ratio, triglycerides, blood pressure check, and nutrition and exercise guidelines.

Before your screening

You must fast for 12 hours and drink plenty of water to hydrate your veins. Recommend no alcohol for 48 hours before your visit. Clinic also includes a free blood pressure check.

Forms

To speed things up at the clinic, please download and complete the two forms listed below before you arrive at the clinic.

Client Data Form. (PDF)

Interpath Consent Form. (PDF)

A few days after the Cholesterol Screening clinic you will receive your test results. The document below is an example of typical lab results.

Typical Lab Results Example

In addition to the standard elements tested, you may request one additional blood test. Learn more by dowloading the Additional Health Screen Tests form in PDF format.

Cost

$25.00 (cash or check only, please)

The 23-panel profile includes:

  • Cholesterol
  • HDL/LDL levels
  • Cholesterol/HDL ratio
  • Non-HDL Cholesterol
  • Triglycerides
  • Glucose
  • Uric acid
  • LD
  • AST (SGOT)
  • ALT (SGPT)
  • Alkaline Phos
  • Bilirubin, total
  • Protein
  • Albumin
  • Globulin
  • Calcium
  • Urea nitrogen
  • Creatinine
  • Sodium
  • Potassium
  • Chloride
    Participants will also receive a blood pressure check, and nutrition and exercise guidelines.

Clinic Locations

Boise, Ada County
707 N. Armstrong Place
208-375-5211

Mtn Home, Elmore County
520 E. 8th Street
208-587-4407
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Contact

Maria Saldana
208-375-5211

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