The Putnam County Health Department offers the following screening services:

Blood Sugars

Blood sugar screenings are available the first Wednesday of each month between 8 and 9. There is a $1.00 fee for each appointment, and fasting is required. Appointments can be made for an alternative time by scheduling with the nurse.

Cholesterol

Cholesterol screenings are available on the second Wednesday of each month. There is a $20.00 fee, and fasting is required. All clients must have an appointment with the Putnam County Health Department.

STDs

The Putnam County Health Department screens for the following STDs:

  • HIV/AIDS
  • Chlamydia
  • Gonorrhea
  • Syphilis
  • Hepatitis C

All STD screenings are free.

Lead Testing

All lead screenings require an appointment. There is a $10.00 fee for non-Medicaid participants.

Tuberculosis Skin Test

Tuberculosis screenings have a fee of $5.00. Clients wanting to be screened for tuberculosis must have an appointment with the Putnam County Health Department.

Coagulation Check

Coagulation checks require a physician order and an appointment with the Putnam County Health Department. There is a $10.00 fee for all coagulation checks.

Blood Pressures

Blood pressure screenings are available during office hours and based on the availability of a nurse. Our hours can be found at the bottom of this page.

Urine Pregnancy Test

A fee may apply to any urine pregnancy test and an appointment with the Putnam County Health Department is required.

If you are interested in any of our screening services, please visit our contact page to schedule an appointment. Or, give us a call at 660.947.2429.