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Title
Free Mammograms for Uninsured Women
Start Date
03/11/2013
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St. Joseph Mercy Oakland To Offer Free Mammograms April 13

Open to Uninsured and Underinsured Oakland County Residents

Pontiac, Mich .—St. Joseph Mercy Oakland (SJMO) has openings Saturday, April 13, for a limited number of free screening mammograms for women who meet the following criteria:

  • Reside in Oakland County
  • Have no health insurance or are underinsured
  • Need a screening mammogram
  • Are age 40 or older or have a palpable mass (one that can be felt)

The free screening mammograms will be offered from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Alice Gustafson Center on the hospital campus, 44405 Woodward Ave., Pontiac. This clinic does not require a physician's order for a screening mammogram.

Pre-registration is required for the free screening. Appointments will be filled on a first call, first served basis. Call 1-800-372-6094 for an appointment.

This Breast Cancer Screening Clinic is supported in part by the Pink Ribbon Trailblazers, a grass-roots community fundraising group that provides funding for mammograms for uninsured and underserved women in Oakland County.

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