Marshfield Clinic offers mobile mammography screenings
Marshfield Clinic’s Mobile Screening Unit will offer digital mammography and digital bone density screenings in January at the following dates and locations:
• Marshfield Clinic Eagle River Center – Thursday, Jan. 24, 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. 500 Commerce Loop, Eagle River (digital mammography). For an appointment, call (715) 479-0400.
• Marshfield Clinic Mercer Center – Thursday, Jan. 17 and Tuesday, Jan. 29, both from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. (Jan. 29 digital mammography). 5110 N. Highway 51, Mercer (digital mammography and bone density). For an appointment, call (715) 476-2345.
• Marshfield Clinic Phillips Center – Thursday, Jan. 3, Monday, Jan. 7, Wednesday, Jan. 16 and Monday, Jan. 21, all from 9 a.m.to 4:30 p.m. (digital mammography, bone density Jan. 7 and 16). 104 Trinity Drive, Phillips (digital mammography). For an appointment, call (715) 339-2101.
During one-on-one mammography screening, licensed and certified female technicians from Marshfield Clinic conduct a thorough medical history, answer questions and perform an exam.
Screening is open to anyone, but advance appointments are required.
For patients with health insurance or Medicare, the mammogram costs will be billed to their health insurance provider. For financial assistance for a screening mammogram, call the Marshfield Clinic Patient Assistance staff at (715) 389-4475 to determine eligibility.
These screenings are made possible by a grant from Furniture & Appliance Mart and the Fonti family.
For more information about Mobile Health Services, visit the Marshfield Clinic website at marshfieldclinic.org/business/default.aspx?page=mobilehealth.