With the downturn in the economy, health fairs have been swamped with crowds needing medical services over the last few years. In the hard-hit Inland Empire, the need has been particularly acute. So after turning away hundreds last year, a Riverside community health fair is doubling in size this year to try to accommodate the . . . → Read More: Free Medical, Dental and Vision Care in Riverside, California February 23rd
We focus a lot on prevention programs like mammograms, but this weekend we wanted to highlight a new program in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania which works with breast cancer survivors who are uninsured:
The Montgomery County health department is launching a NEW program aimed at helping breast cancer survivors.
Actually called NEW — Nutrition, Exercise, . . . → Read More: Montgomery County, PA Starts Breast Cancer Survivor Program for Uninsureds
Project Self-Sufficiency of Sussex County is offering free mammograms to underinsured and uninsured women over the age of 40 on Wednesday, December 5th. Free mammograms will only be by appointment so call 973-940-3500 to make an appointment for a free mammogram. Project Self-Sufficiency is located at 127 Mill Street in Newton.
To conduct the tests, . . . → Read More: Project Self Sufficiency Offers Free Mammograms in New Jersey on December 5th
Niagara County Cancer Services is sponsoring free mammograms uninsured women ages 40-64. The free mammogram event will be at the Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center, Summit Healthplex, 6934 Williams Road, Niagara Falls/Wheatfield from 9 a.m. -12 noon, this Saturday, October 27th.
The free mammograms are by appointment so call 704-864-1271 today to schedule your . . . → Read More: Free Mammograms in Niagara This Saturday… Sign-Up Now!
Very welcome news for an underserved group in Cleveland:
For years, poor, sick members of Cleveland’s Asian community have been taking 8-hour bus rides to see doctors in New York City, where they say health-care workers understand their culture, paperwork is in their native language and they don’t have to wait days for an appointment.
. . . → Read More: Asian Clinic for Uninsured, Underinsured to Open in Cleveland
John Stoddard Cancer Center has partnered with the National Breast Cancer Foundation and Bras for the Cause to offer “Pink Days” – a free mammogram program for uninsured and underinsured women in the Des Moines area.
In 2012, Pink Days will be offered on Saturday, August 25 and Saturday, September 29. Other days may be . . . → Read More: Free Mammograms in August and September in the Des Moines Area
Operation Lone Star wrapped up its annual week of free medical services in Texas for 2012, seeing more than 5,000 patients and providing almost 30,000 medical services:
Olga Flores of Donna does not have insurance. The 45 year-old home provider does not earn much, but she still does not qualify for federal health insurance programs . . . → Read More: Operation Lone Star Gives Free Medical Care to More Than 5,000
Good Samaritan Hospital, Wabash General Hospital, Lawrence County Memorial Hospital and Susan G. Komen for the Cure are teaming for a free mammogram event in Wabash, Illinois this Saturday.
Free mammogram screenings will be offered to uninsured and underinsured women Saturday, July 28th at Sumner Elementary School, 110 W. Locust Street, Sumner, Illinois. The clinic . . . → Read More: Free Mammogram Clinic in Sumner, Illinois on Saturday, July 28th
The SEARHC WISEWOMAN Women’s Health Program and Bartlett Regional Hospital have announced the Fall 2012 schedule for the mobile mammogram program.
The mobile mammography van will visit Hoonah, Haines, Skagway, Klawock, Craig and Metlakatla during the late-summer and fall schedule. The van visits Hoonah on Aug. 20-24, Haines on Aug. 27-Sept. 10, Skagway on Sept. . . . → Read More: Free Mobile Mammograms in Alaska in August, September, October
Operation Lone Star 2012 is coming to south Texas next week. The operation is a joint exercise of state health and human services agencies, Texas Military Forces, Cameron County Department of Health and Human Services, Hidalgo County Health and Human Services and the City of Laredo Health Department to prepare for disasters. All organizations work . . . → Read More: Operation Lonestar’s Free Clinic Comes to South Texas July 23-27