RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- The Rutherford Health Department will sponsor a Multi-Phasic Blood Screening Program for Rutherford residents, 18 years of age or older, to be held at the Health Center on Friday, April 15 and Saturday, April 16.
Appointments are required and can be made by calling the Public Health Nurses at 201-460-3020 between the hours of 9 a.m. and 4 p.m., Monday through Friday.
The main objective of the program is to detect any abnormalities in the blood. The screening will check for approximately thirty (30) different items, including cholesterol, triglycerides, and glucose. There will be a nominal fee of $21.00 which will cover the cost of the laboratory analysis. Other screenings can be added at additional cost.
Those participants with test results outside the normal range will be required to follow up with their Licensed Medical doctor.
The Health Center is located at 184 Park Ave.