Did you know that JCHD now offers free Rapid Hepatitis C Testing?
Rapid Hepatitis C
Did you know that there is now a successful treatment for Hepatitis C? Have you ever been tested? We are now providing FREE Hepatitis C screening. This is a rapid finger-stick screening test only (If positive further testing will be required).
The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) is recommending that all “Baby Boomers” (persons born between 1945-1965) or anyone else that has been at risk receive a test.
‘At risk’, could be any blood to blood contact, but not limited to:
- have shared needles or works,
- have had a blood transfusion prior to 1992
- had a Hepatitis C positive sex partners
- had an unlicensed tattoo
- healthcare workers
If you or someone you know could benefit from this service, please call our office at
(618) 684-3143, ext. 155