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POGO Cancer Screening

Breast, Prostate, Skin and Colorectal Cancer Screenings

Start
07/26/2018 10:00 am
End
07/26/2018 2:00 pm
Address
Scotlandville Branch Library  7373 Scenic Hwy Baton Rouge, LA, 70807   View map
Phone
(888) 616-4687

Breast Cancer Screening Information:
Free clinical breast exams will be performed by a physician or nurse practitioner for women 18 and older. Screening mammograms will be available for women 40 and older who do not have a doctor and have not had a mammogram in the past 12 months. Insurance will be billed for mammograms; there will be no charge for women without insurance.

Colorectal Cancer Screening Information:

Easy-to-use take home screening kits will be distributed. Men and women age 50 and older who have not been screened for colorectal cancer in the past 12 months are eligible. Does not replace a medical examination or other screening procedures.

Skin Cancer Screening Information:
A visual exam will be performed by a physician. Available to those who have not had a physician perform a skin screening in the past 12 months.

Prostate Cancer Screening Information:
Includes a PSA blood test and a physical exam performed by a physician. Available to men 45 and older who do not have a doctor or who have not been screened for prostate cancer in the past 12 months.

 

REGISTER FOR YOUR SCREENING

 

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Event Details

Location:

Scotlandville Branch Library
7373 Scenic Hwy
Baton Rouge, LA, 70807

Time:

10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Contact:

For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call (225) 215-1234 or toll-free (888) 616-4687.