Screenings and Wellness Programs
Baptist Health Paducah is committed not only to helping people heal, but to helping them stay well. That's why we offer free health screenings; free self-tests to help you learn about your health status; free childhood immunization cards and community education to prevent traffic injuries and fatalities.
Screenings can detect many health problems in their early stages, when they are easiest to treat. When you visit your doctor for your annual check-up, he or she performs many screenings to make sure you are healthy.
Baptist Health Paducah, in cooperation with physicians and other health care providers, offers a variety of health screenings throughout the year, including:
Baptist Health Paducah partners with the American Heart Association to bring Start!, a free workplace walking program, to its employees. As the region's exclusive sponsor, the hospital shares the program with interested companies so they can help their employees become fit.
Low-cost lung screening for past, present smokers
If you’re 55 to 75 and have been or still are a heavy smoker, click here for info on low-cost, low-dose lung CT screening to detect early stages of lung cancer.