Events & Education

Health Screenings

Blood Screening

Blood Chemistry Profile: Blood is tested for glucose, calcium, protein and indicators of kidney and liver function. Results will be sent directly to participants. NO Fasting required.

Total Cholesterol: Complete "lipid profile" tests blood for cholesterol, triglycerides, HDL and LDL ("good" and "bad" cholesterol). A 12-hour fasting, prohibiting all food or drinks except water, is required. Those on medication should consult their physician.

  • Date: Thursday, November 9
  • Time: 7-9 AM
  • Place: OR Conference Room
  • Cost: Both Tests $25
  • Pre-registration is required.  Call 617-696-8810
Prostate Cancer Screening

Participants must have their blood drawn in advance, on a walk-in basis, October 24 -31 in the BID-Milton Laboratory, located on the first floor of the hospital. No appointment is necessary for the Laboratory. (Lab hours: Monday-Friday 7 AM - 6 PM, Sat 7 AM -12 PM).  A follow-up private exam will be conducted on the date below.

  • Date: Wednesday, November 1
  • Time: 5:30-6:30 PM
  • Place: Center for Specialty Care, ground floor
  • Cost: FREE
  • Pre-registration is required.  Call 617-696-8810

BID-Milton reserves the right to cancel or reschedule any of our Community Education programs. The Public Relations office will attempt to notify pre-registered participants of any rescheduled or canceled program.