The Visiting Nurse Association will be conducting a cholesterol screening at the Iowa City/Johnson County Senior Center, 28 S. Linn St., Iowa City, 8:30-10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 15.
The screening will be held in the VNA Health Suite located on the lower level of the center.
A general risk assessment, blood pressure and cholesterol screening will be available. A lipid profile with glucose (Total Cholesterol, HDL, LDL, Triglycerides, and Glucose) will be offered for $17.
To obtain the most accurate results, a 10-12 hour fast (no eating or drinking anything other than water) is recommended.
This screening is open to the public, but appointments are required. Call the VNA at 319-337-9686, Ext. 1100 to schedule an appointment.