The New Madrid County Health Department provides daily blood pressure monitoring and blood sugar screening. No appointment necessary. Simply visit our office during regular business hours to have your blood pressure checked or your blood sugar tested.
Testing for Tuberculosis (TB) is available on a walk-basis at the New Madrid County Health Department. Testing is available on Monday and Tuesday from 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. You must return to the Health Department for results to be determined in 48 to 72 hours after the medication was administered.
Cholesterol Screening is done on Monday -Thursday from 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m, by appointment only. Lipids panel include Triglycerides, LDL, HDL, and Total Cholesterol. A fasting period of 12 hours is required prior to cholesterol screening. The cost for this screening is $20.00.
Pregnancy testing is done on Monday -Thursday from 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m, by appointment only. The cost of a Pregnancy test is $5.00.
Hemoglobin Finger sticks are done upon request or along with family planning services on Monday -Thursday from 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m, by appointment only.