CHI St. Alexius Health Williston is excited to announce that they will hold a Wellness Blood Draw event December 13-15 from 6am-10am at the CHI St. Alexius Health McAuley Education Center (Door #51) by appointment only.
Appointments must be booked online by visiting https://www.chistalexiushealth.org/williston/wellness-blood-draw and must include a 32-panel draw for $50. Additional testing may be added such as a CBC (complete blood count), Hgb A1C to screen for diabetes and a PSA (Prostate screening). Registration will close when appointments are full or at 5pm on Friday, December 8 at 5pm. Please make sure the name you register with is the same as it appears on your government issued ID.
The CDC recommends that everyone complete the 32-panel draw and CBC once a year and ADA guidelines for adults who do not have diabetes symptoms should be screened for prediabetes and diabetes starting at the age of 35 with an A1c.
People with diabetes should have an A1c done at least yearly or as instructed by their health care provider.
Important things to note for registration:
- Once you make your appointment online, someone from the hospital will call you to complete your registration.
- You will pay at the time of your appointment, cash or credit card only.
- Please contact us as soon as possible if you have to cancel your appointment for any reason.
- Please be sure to fast at least 12 hours before your appointment. Water is permitted.
“We are excited to offer this service to our community. It is a valuable resource to help people stay on top of any health concerns they may have.” says CHI St. Alexius Health Lab Director James Moe.
About CHI St. Alexius Health
CHI St. Alexius Health is a regional health network with a unified mission: nurturing the healing ministry of the Church while creating healthier communities. In 1920 the sisters of mercy came to Williston in hopes of bringing healthcare to the community. 100 years later we are still serving their mission of providing health care through Christ’s healing ministry.
CHI St. Alexius Health is part of CommonSpirit Health, a nonprofit, Catholic health system dedicated to advancing health for all people. It was created in February 2019 through the alignment of Catholic Health Initiatives and Dignity Health. CommonSpirit Health is committed to creating healthier communities, delivering exceptional patient care, and ensuring every person has access to quality health care. With its national office in Chicago and a team of approximately 150,000 employees and 25,000 physicians and advanced practice clinicians, CommonSpirit Health operates 142 hospitals and more than 700 care sites across 21 states. In FY 2018, Catholic Health Initiatives and Dignity Health had combined revenues of $29.2 billion and provided $4.2 billion in charity care, community benefit, and unreimbursed government programs.