News Release - February 1, 2016 - Contact: Betty S. Weemes, 787-5117
FREE SCREENING MAMMOGRAMS NOW AVAILABLE
Laughlin Health Care Foundation and Laughlin Memorial Hospital, through a grant from the Susan G. Komen for the Cure, Tri-Cities Affiliate, announce free screening mammograms, available for the underinsured and uninsured, who meet financial and other qualifiers.
These free screenings will be provided on a first-come, first serve basis from qualified applicants.
All successful participants must meet the following qualifications:
• 2015 income guidelines, as listed below
• hold insurance that will not cover a screening mammogram or be uninsured
• be between the ages of 40 through 64
Applications are available at Laughlin Memorial Hospital front lobby desk, Laughlin Center for Women’s Health, Greene County Health Department, community health clinics, and Greeneville Housing Authority. Potential participants must take their applications to the Greene County Health Department or return it to Laughlin Center for Women’s Health at Laughlin Memorial Hospital. Applications can also be printed from the LMH Webpage: laughlinmemorial.org.
for an application.
Financial guidelines are as follows:
For additional information about the program, call Laughlin Health Care Foundation at 787-5117.