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Health screening packages offered in mobile health unit

Published: Tuesday, July 30, 2013 5:30 a.m. CST • Updated: Tuesday, July 30, 2013 8:24 a.m. CST
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Interior of Centegra Health System's mobile health unit
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Centegra Health System's Wellness on the Move mobile health unit.

CRYSTAL LAKE – Centegra Health System will offer health screening packages in the Wellness on the Move mobile health unit beginning Aug. 2.

These screenings do not require physician orders and are cash pay. Insurance is not billed.

A comprehensive screening package costs $299 and offers a complete range of tests that include: prostate specific antigen test for men only, thyroid stimulating hormone test for women only, high-sensitivity C-reactive protein test, echocardiogram, electrocardiogram, hardening of the arteries test, stroke/carotid artery ultrasound, abdominal aortic aneurysm ultrasound, peripheral artery disease test, health risk assessment, full lipid panel to measure cholesterol and triglycerides, blood glucose test, body mass Index and weight measurements, and blood pressure test.

An advanced screening package costs $249 and offers all the same tests except the PSA, TSH and C-reactive protein tests.

Other packages range from $129 to $179.

For dates, locations or for more information about the tests performed in each screening package, visit centegra.org/screening, or call 877-236-8347.

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