HMC Will Hold Free Breast Exam Clinic
Holyoke Medical Center will offer a free breast exam clinic on Saturday, March 30, 2013 from 9:30 - 11:30 a.m. at The Women's Center located at 2 Hospital Drive. The building is located directly across from the main entrance of the medical center.
The clinic will consist of a breast exam by a female physician or nurse practitioner and is open to any woman 20 years of age and over. The clinic is also an opportunity to teach women breast self-examination. No appointments are necessary.
If an abnormality is found, a mammogram will be recommended. Representatives will be on hand to contact insurance companies or refer to the medical center's financial counselors.
Free transportation services will be available for pick-up/drop off at the following locations: 200 Main Street, Holyoke between 9:15 and 10:30 a.m.; Holyoke YMCA between 9:30 and 10:45 a.m. and at the corner of Farnum Drive and Whiting Farms Road, Holyoke between 10 and 11a.m. (All times are approximate.)
For additional information, please contact Holyoke Medical Center's Oncology Department at (413) 534-2543 or The Women's Center at (413) 534-2770.