Limited Number of Free Mammograms Available for Central Georgian Women

Breast Care Center, Navicent Health is pleased to announce the availability of free 3D tomosynthesis screening mammograms and diagnostic breast testing for women in central Georgia.

These services , made possible through a grant from Susan G. Komen of Greater Atlanta, are available for uninsured and underinsured women residing in Baldwin, Bibb, Crawford, Jones, Houston, Monroe, Peach and Twiggs Counties. These services will be available to women who meet certain income eligibility criteria.

Breast cancer is the second leading cause of cancer-related death among women in the U.S., and affects those from every ethnic and socioeconomic background. One in eight women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetime. Early detection can save lives. Mammogram screenings are vital for the prevention, early detection and treatment of breast cancer.

Those who may qualify for a free exam may call 478.633.7020 to learn more.

About Navicent Health

Navicent Health, the leading provider of healthcare in central and south Georgia, is committed to its mission of elevating health and wellbeing through compassionate care. Providing more than 1,000 beds and offering care in 53 specialties at more than 50 facilities throughout the region, Navicent Health provides care for healthcare consumers’ through an academic medical center; community, pediatric and rehabilitation hospitals; urgent care centers; physician practices; diagnostic centers; home health; hospice and palliative care; and a life plan community. Navicent Health is dedicated enhancing health and wellness for individuals throughout the region through nationally-recognized quality care, community health initiatives and collaborative partnerships. For more information, please visit www.navicenthealth.org.


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