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Wellness for Life Mobile Health Program Offers Mammograms in Hudson Oaks|
FORT WORTH, Texas — Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth’s Wellness for Life mobile health unit will offer screening mammograms for the community on Aug. 12 and Sept. 11 at the City of Hudson Oaks administrative office at 210 North Lakeshore Drive in Hudson Oaks.
Screening will last approximately 15 to 20 minutes, including a four-view screening mammogram and breast health education. Mammograms are read by a board-certified radiologist on the medical staff, and the results are sent to the patient and her physician.
Women who are eligible for the mammograms must:
Wellness for Life is a prevention and early detection program available to the community through the mobile health unit. The goals of Wellness for Life are to increase awareness of cancer prevention, promote the benefits of cancer screening and offer the community easy accessibility to health screening and early detection services. It’s staffed by family nurse practitioners, registered nurses and other health professionals. Medical oversight is provided by a board-certified physician member of the Texas Health Fort Worth medical staff.
Those interested can register by calling 1-855-318-7696. Appointments are limited and financial assistance is available for those who qualify. Learn more about Texas Health Fort Worth’s mobile health program at TexasHealth.org/mobilehealth.
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