UIHC offering walk-in Hepatitis C testing
CORALVILLE, Iowa —
The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics is offering walk-in testing for Hepatitis C the month of May. The testing will happen at the Iowa River Landing, 105 East 9th Street, Monday through Saturday.
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends everyone born between 1945 and 1965 be tested for the virus. Baby boomers are five times more likely to have the virus than other adults.
According to the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, the testing times are as follows:
- Monday-Thursday, 7:15 a.m. to 8 p.m.
- Friday, 7:15 a.m. to 5 p.m.
- Saturday, 7:15 a.m. to 12 p.m.