Mobile Breast Center

CHI Memorial hospital’s mobile Breast Center will be at the Primary Healthcare Center in Rossville on Tuesday. / Contributed

CHI Memorial’s mobile health coach will provide mammography screenings at Primary Healthcare Center in Rossville on Tuesday, August 21, from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

All women should have one screening mammogram between the ages of 35-40. After age 40, a screening mammogram is recommended every year. Any woman who meets these age guidelines and has not had a mammogram in the past 12 months may participate, with or without insurance.

For those with insurance, you must bring your insurance card and a photo ID, such as a driver’s license. Insurance will be filed for you. If you do not have insurance, you may qualify for financial assistance.

What: Mammography screenings

When: Tuesday, Aug. 21, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Where: Primary Healthcare Center, 205 Jenkins Road, Rossville

The MaryEllen Locher Breast Center receives grant funds from Avon Breast Cancer Crusade to provide women with education about and ac-cess to breast health services. Partnerships with Tennessee Breast and Cervical Screening Program and the Susan G. Komen Foundation pro-vide eligible uninsured and under-insured women with breast and cervical screenings.

If an abnormality is discovered, the diagnostic work is covered and a financial plan is provided for any follow-up care.

Women need to know their doctor’s first and last name.

To schedule a screening, call 423-495-4040 or 866-591-2254.

Primary Healthcare Center is located at 205 Jenkins Road, Rossville, GA 30741.