Cholesterol

Cholesterol


cholesterol

Cholesterol Screening and Cardiac Risk Assessment


Beginning August 2018, the cholesterol screening offered by CDHD will shift from a walk-in clinic to a by-appointment option. This will allow you to schedule a time that works best with your schedule. More details to come. The final walk-in clinic will be held on Tuesday, July 3 in Boise.


Cost: $19.00 (cash or check only, please)

Ada County Office (in Boise): Tuesday, July 3; This is a walk-in clinic between 6:30 a.m. and 9 a.m. | 707 N. Armstrong Pl., Boise | 208-327-8626


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 8 to12 hours and drink plenty of water to hydrate your veins. Recommend no alcohol for 48 hours before your visit.

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 - English. (PDF)

Client Data Form - Spanish. (PDF)

Interpath Consent Form-Boise Clinic (PDF)

Interpath Consent Form-Mountain Home Clinic (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 additional health screen tests. Learn more by dowloading the Additional Health Screen Tests form in PDF format.

Cost

$19.00 (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
208-327-8626

Mtn Home, Elmore County
520 E. 8th Street
208-327-8626

Contact

Cassandra Thompson
208-327-8629

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