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Date:
January 18, 2019
Time:
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Location:
Town Hall
Address:
1 Independence Hill
Farmingville, NY 11738
Contact:
631-638-0004
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Free Breast Cancer Screenings

Friday, January 18, 2019

The Stony Brook Cancer Center Mobile Mammography Van will make a special visit to Brookhaven Town Hall to provide breast cancer screenings. This service, co-sponsored by Councilman Kevin LaValle, is provided at no cost to the patient, however, appointments are required. Anyone interested can call Linda Bily, Director of Cancer Patient Advocacy & Community Outreach, at 631-638-0004 or Gioconda Murillo, Mobile Intake Coordinator, at 631-638-4135 for more information or to schedule an appointment. This project is supported with funds from Health Research Inc. and the New York Department of Health.

Eligibility:

  • Female, 40 years and older
  • Last mammogram (if any) more than 366 days ago
  • Not pregnant or breastfeeding
  • Does not have implants or breast issues
  • Has never been diagnosed with breast cancer
  • Has had an office visit with a gynecologist, primary care physician or internist within the past year who is willing to accept the results of the screening
  • Individuals who do not have health insurance will be processed through the Cancer Services Program of New York, if eligible
  • The patient’s insurance company will be billed accordingly to federal and New York State (NYS) guidelines

 Day of the mammogram: Do not wear deodorant, perfume, powders, lotions or creams on the breast area.

Mobile Mammogram Bus