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August 21, 2012

Cancer Screenings Offered At Free Franciscan Health Event In Lakebay

Free cancer-screenings and other services will be provided by staff of the Franciscan Health System from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 29 at the Key Medical Center in Lakebay.

The medical building is at 15610 89th St. Court. Services offered at the community health event will include:

  • No-cost screenings for oral, head and neck cancer; prostate cancer; and skin cancer
  • Mammography referrals for women ages 40-64 who do not have health insurance (free and reduced-cost mammograms can be scheduled at Franciscan St. Anthony Hospital in Gig Harbor for women who meet eligibility criteria)
  • Low-cost flu vaccinations
  • Free informational resources

While the cancer screenings are free of charge, appointments are recommended. Call (253) 426-6746 or email jamiedobosz@FHShealth.org to schedule an appointment.

In addition to St. Anthony Hospital, the Franciscan organization includes primary care and specialty care clinics, physicians and other professional providers in Gig Harbor, Port Orchard, and throughout the South Puget Sound region.

Need a doctor? Call the Franciscan Physician Referral Line 1-888-825-3227 toll-free or click here.

News Media Contact:

Scott Thompson
P: (253) 382-3858
E: ScottThompson@fhshealth.org