Samaritan Health Cancer Screening For Women September 17

Cancer Screening

Cancer Screening

Free Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening on Saturday, September 17th, 2016 from 9am to 1pm at the Samaritan Pacific Women’s Health Group, 775 SW 9th St., Suite H, Newport, Oregon.

To Pre-Register, or for more information, call 541-265-3955.  Pre-Registration is recommended, but walk-ins are welcome.  Transportation to the event is available for groups or individuals.

Also available at the screening: Breast self-exam provided by Joann Stutzman, RN, of Project H.E.R.; Free educational materials and giveaways; Free on-site child care and light refreshments.

Screenings will be performed by medical professionals from Samaritan Pacific Women’s Health Group. Mammography services performed and resulted by Samaritan Health Services imaging departments and radiologists.

Screening coordinator: Cindy McConnell, RN, 541-875-1519

FREE breast and cervical cancer screenings for women 21 to 65 who are uninsured or underinsured, or who have not had access to regular screenings.

Early detection is important for successful treatment of breast and cervical cancers. Participants will receive a clinical breast exam, a voucher for a digital mammogram (if recommended), a pap test and an HPV test for women 30 and older.

Results for tests and mammograms will be mailed to your home. Abnormal results will be referred to the Women’s Cancer Coalition for medical follow-up.

This FREE breast and cervical cancer screening is sponsored by the Women’s Cancer Coalition serving Linn, Benton and Lincoln Counties.