Free cervical cancer screening offered Saturday, July 28.
The Women’s Cancer Coalition and Samaritan Pacific Women’s Health Group are co-sponsoring a free cervical cancer screening on Saturday, July 28, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Samaritan Pacific Women’s Health Group. Enter the hospital at the south side, at 775 SW 9th, Suite H..
Screenings include a Pap test for all participants and are offered to women 21 and older who are uninsured or under insured, or who have not otherwise had access to a regular screening. Participating medical professionals include: Megi Morishita, MD; Matthew Renner, MD; Gavin Shumate, MD; Dianna Eshleman, ANP; along with office staff to help provide this free opportunity for the women in Lincoln County.
“This is the first time in Lincoln County that this event has been offered. We are very excited to offer this screening for women who might not otherwise have access to a regular screening,” said Cindy McConnell, Women’s Cancer Coalition screening coordinator and volunteer.
Also available at the screening: breast self-exam instruction, free educational materials, free on-site child care, and mammogram vouchers for Samaritan Pacific Communities Hospital Diagnostic Imaging Department. Light refreshments will be served. To learn more about the screening or how patients may register, call Samaritan Pacific Women’s Health Group at (541) 265-3955.