Cholesterol/Diabetes, Vitamin D and Bone Density Screenings
Full Lipid Profile plus Glucose: 10-12 hour fast required, water and prescribed medications only, no coffee or tea. No alcohol 24 hours prior. Fee: $29 Vitamin D: Fasting is not required. Fee: $49 Bone Density: This is a noninvasive, painless scan of one hand. Results are available immediately. Fee: $10 For information call 360-814-2424 or 360-629-6481. No appointment or pre-registration is required. Debit or credit card or personal check – no cash accepted.
March 1 (Wed)
8 – 9 a.m.
Skagit Regional Clinics – Stanwood 9631 269th Street NW
FREE Vein Screening
Steven Lee, MD, surgeon with Skagit Regional Clinics, will be administering screenings to evaluate visible varicose veins that may be causing heavy, achy, tired legs and help raise awareness of venous disease and the available treatment options. Treatment options are covered by most insurances. Screenings take less than 10 minutes and are open to men and women. Participants are examined individually in a private environment and should wear loose-fitting clothes (no pantyhose). Shorts or skirts are best. Any follow-up diagnostic tests are the financial responsibility of the patient; please check with your insurance provider. Call 360-814-2424 or 360-629-6481 to schedule an appointment.
March 2 (Thurs)
1:30 – 4:00 p.m.
Skagit Valley Hospital Cascade Conference Room Pre-registration required.
Doc Talk: Live Life Dry
Do you or a loved one experience embarrassing or troublesome symptoms like leaking or dribbling urine, or not being able to “hold it”? Statistics show you’re not alone. These are symptoms of Stress Urinary Incontinence (SUI). An estimated 52 million men and women cope with urinary leakage. Diabetes can increase risk and severity of urinary incontinence, but there are options for prevention and treatment. Learn about ways to take control and live your life dry today in this presentation with Mansel Kevwitch, MD, urologist with Pacific Rim Urology.
March 8 (Wed)
6 – 8 p.m.
Skagit Valley Hospital
Cascade Conference Room Pre-registration required by calling 360-814-2424.
March 6 (Mon)
9 a.m. – 3 p.m. (except 12:30 – 1:15 p.m.)
Mobile van at Skagit Regional Clinics – Riverbend
2320 Freeway Drive, Mount Vernon
Pre-registration required by calling 1-800-398-7888.