Heidi Press, Public Relations Specialist
St. Joseph Mercy Oakland
44405 Woodward Avenue
Pontiac, MI 48341
248-858-6662 PRESSH@trinity-health.org Free Mammograms for Uninsured Women 03/11/2013
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.