McDowell Health to offer free health screenings in Stanford

Published 2:09 pm Friday, December 15, 2023


Ephraim McDowell Health is sponsoring a free health screening at the Lincoln County Extension Office in Stanford on Jan. 9 and 11. The screenings will be offered from 9 a.m. to noon on Jan. 9 and 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Jan. 11.

Health screenings that will be offered are cholesterol, blood pressure, body mass index, mental health, and take-home colorectal cancer screening kits (over age 45). After the screenings are complete, participants will have the opportunity to discuss their results with a licensed health professional. Additionally, EMH will be passing out giveaway items to all participants.

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To schedule an appointment, contact Jody Paver, Lincoln County Cooperative Extension Agent for Family and Consumer Sciences, at (606) 365-2447 or email

For more information, please contact Ephraim McDowell Health’s Community Service Department at (859) 239-3562.