Mobile Health Unit Provides Wellness Services to McHenry County
As part of our commitment to the health and wellness of McHenry County and the entire northern Illinois/southern Wisconsin region, Centegra offers the Centegra Wellness on the Move mobile health unit. Donated by the Centegra Hospital-McHenry Auxiliary, Wellness on the Move provides screenings for prevention and early detection of a range of conditions, from cardiovascular disease to stroke.
Traveling to schools, health fairs, corporations, senior communities and areas of McHenry County with underserved populations, Centegra Wellness on the Move offers:
- Health screenings
- Vision testing
- Disease prevention education
- Immunizations and vaccinations
- Vascular screenings
- Echocardiogram (ECHO) heart screenings
If you’d like to schedule Wellness on the Move for a community event or program, call Gisenia Vega, Mobile Health Unit Coordinator, at (815) 788-2273 for more information.
Employers interested in Wellness on the Move for on-site employee screenings should call Centegra Corporate Health at (815) 788-5864. Visit Centegra Corporate Health Services to learn more.
Wellness on the Move Screenings
$129 Stroke Screening (vascular screening)
Centegra’s vascular screening program provides you immediate preliminary results from the following tests:
- Ultrasound images of your carotid artery to detect plaque buildup
- Ankle Brachial Index (ABI) measurements to detect blockage risk and Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD)
- Heart rhythm EKG to detect atrial fibrillation
- Risk level for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
- Body Mass Index (BMI)
- Heart rate and blood pressure
Visit Heart and Vascular Prevention to learn more. For dates, locations or to schedule an appointment for vascular screening with Centegra Wellness on the Move, call 877-CENTEGRA (877-236-8347).
$85 Echo Heart Screening for Teens
The Centegra Wellness on the Move mobile health unit offers ECHO heart screenings designed for teenagers. This screening is an ultrasound of the heart and can help detect heart defects and abnormalities, even when no symptoms are present.
To schedule an ECHO heart screening for your teen, follow the steps below:
Call 877- CENTEGRA (236-8347) to schedule.
Complete the online Pre-Screening Questionnaire.
Print out and sign the Pre-Screening Questionnaire and Consent Form and bring to your child’s appointment. ECHO screening results are interpreted by a physician at Centegra Physician Care specializing in Pediatric Cardiology. Results will be promptly provided.
Visit Heart and Vascular Prevention to learn more. For dates, locations or to schedule a screening appointment with Centegra Wellness on the Move, call 877-CENTEGRA (236-8347).