Press Release

Free Mammography Screenings at Mercy Medical Center

May 9th, 2018

Saturday, May 12th, noon to 3:00 pm
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Saturday, June 9th, noon to 3:00 pm

Rockville Centre, NY – For people who are underinsured or have no insurance, Mercy Medical Center is offering free mammography screenings. The screenings will be held on Saturday, May 12, noon to 3:00 pm, and Saturday, June 9, noon to 3:00 pm, in Mercy’s Bishop McGann Radiology Center, 1000 North Village Avenue, Rockville Centre, NY 11571.

Breast cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death among women, and it is estimated that more than 246,660 women in the United States will be diagnosed with breast cancer and more than 40,000 will die. Early detection saves lives and is your best protection against breast cancer. Inform your loved ones to schedule an appointment today!

By appointment only. To register or for more information, please call 516.705.1300 and mention the free mammography screening.

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Celebrating more than 100 years, Mercy Medical Center in Rockville Centre is designated a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence by the American College of Radiology, as well as a Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence® by the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery. Mercy is also the recipient of an Outstanding Achievement Award from the Commission on Cancer of the American College of Surgeons and consecutive Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Awards from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association. And, in recognition of the value it places on superior nursing care, Mercy has Pathway to Excellence® designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center. Mercy provides comprehensive medical and surgical care and is a leader in minimally-invasive surgery, joint-replacement, orthopedic surgery, sports medicine, spine and neurosurgery, in-patient acute rehabilitation, diagnostic and interventional radiology, maternity and newborn services and women’s health.

*Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence® is a registered trademark of the American Society For Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS). Used by permission of ASMBS. All rights reserved.

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