Hospital sets prostate cancer screening

JASPER — Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center is offering a prostate cancer screening for men age 50 and older or for those with a high risk for prostate cancer at 10 a.m. Friday, July 17, at Memorial Southside Office.

Results will be mailed to participants. No appointment or preregistration is necessary.

The cost of the PSA screening is $20. Optional tests include a lipid profile for $15 and a take-home colon cancer detection kit for $8. A 12-hour fast is required for the lipid profile prior to the screening. Payment is required at the time of screening. No Medicare, Medicaid or insurances are applicable.   

For more information, call Memorial Hospital’s Health and Wellness Department at 812-996-2399, option 1.


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