The Jefferson Township Health Department is offering the following screenings to residents at the Public Health Center (57 Minnisink Road, Lake Hopatcong). Appointments are required for all clinics by calling 973-663-0700.
SMAC Blood Screening
Glucose, potassium, sodium, cholesterol, triglycerides, HDL, LDL, complete blood count, etc.
May 4, 8-11 a.m. ($25 through age 61, $12 for 62 and older)
Skin Cancer Screening
Complete body scan performed by Kathi Meyer, Advanced Practice Nurse
May 7 and June 4, 6-8 p.m. (Free)
Women’s Cancer Screening
Includes Pap test with breast and pelvic examination performed by a certified advanced practice nurse practitioner; hemoccult slides determining presence of blood in stool; health education and counseling available to participants
September 10 and October 15, 6-8 p.m. ($35)