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Screening and Testing

Health Screenings

The following health screenings are available at the health department's clinical services site (2716 W. Central) and some at the mobile clinic sites.

View a list of clinic hours and contact information.

  • Blood Lead
  • Blood Pressure
  • Blood Sugar (finger stick)
  • Cholesterol/Lipoprotein
  • Height/Weight/BMI   
  • Pregnancy
  • Sickle Cell Screening
  • STD/HIV Testing and Care - Parental consent is NOT necessary to be tested or treated for an STD. An appointment is necessary: call 660-7300 to schedule an appointment. The Sedgwick County Health Department offers confidential testing and treatment of the following STDs:

Tuberculosis Testing

You should get tested for tuberculosis if:

  • You have spent time with a person known to have active TB disease or suspected to have active TB disease.
  • You have HIV infection or another condition that puts you at high risk for active TB disease
  • You think you might have active TB disease
  • You are from a country where active TB disease is very common (most countries in Latin America and the Caribbean, Africa, Asia, Eastern Europe, and Russia)
  • You live somewhere in the United States where active TB disease is more common, such as a homeless shelter, migrant farm camp, prison or jail, and some nursing homes
  • You inject illegal drugs.

Tuberculosis Testing Information

Unless you have been contacted by the TB Control Program clinic to receive testing, walk-in TB skin testing for immigration, employment, etc., is available at the Sedgwick County Health Department Main Clinic on West Central. Clinic hours, location and contact information are listed below.

  • Mon, Tues, Wed – 8am-5 pm
  • Friday, 8 am – 5 pm

Quantiferon (IGRA) blood draws are done on Mondays and Tuesdays only at the Main Clinic.

Sedgwick County Health Department Main Clinic
2716 W. Central Ave.
Wichita, KS 67203
Phone: 316-660-7300

If you are experiencing any symptoms of tuberculosis or have had a recent positive TB test, contact your primary care physician. If you do not have a primary care physician, please contact the Tuberculosis Control Program Clinic on East 9th Street at 316-660-7450 to schedule an appointment for further evaluation. Clinic hours, address and contact information are listed below.

  • Mon-Fri – 8 am-5 pm

Tuberculosis Control Program Clinic
Sedgwick County Health Department
1900 E. 9th St.
Wichita, KS 67214
Phone: 316-660-7450
Fax: 316-660-5274

Follow the signs to the west side of the building.

Cancer Screenings

  • Pap smears and pelvic exams by appointment - A yearly Pap test to detect precancerous, abnormal changes in the cervix is the most effective tool women have to help protect themselves from cervical cancer.
  • Breast self-awareness and testicular self-examination education
  • Free breast and cervical cancer screenings available to women who meet program guidelines. Read the guidelines for eligibility here.
  • Referrals for free mammography for women meeting program guidelines - ask about this when you schedule a screening

Sedgwick County...working for you

Mission: To assure quality public services that provide for the present and future well-being of the citizens of Sedgwick County.