Time is near for health screenings


The Switzerland County Health Department is promoting a chronic disease screening package which consists of: Carotid artery, Atrial fibrillation, Peripheral Arterial Disease and Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm screenings.

A grant secured by the health department will pay for 50 persons in Switzerland County on a first call basis. Client applications for this service are now being accepted, and will continue until the event is fully scheduled.

The number to call is (812) 427-3220, and talk with Betty or Donna for your appointment.

The date of this event will be September 22nd. The location will be at the Jack Sullivan Senior Citizens Building on Walnut Street in Vevay.

Again, the first 50 persons who call will be receiving this service free.