Free Mammogram Day May 2 For Qualified Women

Have you or a woman you know been putting off getting a mammogram because of no insurance or a high deductible?  The Hungerford Breast Health Center is sponsoring a free mammogram day on Wednesday, May 2nd from 1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at theHungerfordMammographyCenter,220 Kennedy Drive inTorrington. 

Please call 860-496-6513 for qualification information and to schedule an appointment time. Pre-registration is required.

The Hungerford BreastHealth Center is also pleased to offer free clinical breast exams performed by a certified Clinical Breast Exam Nurse Specialist.  Call 860-496-6513 to schedule an exam appointment.   Both screenings are sponsored by The Charlotte Hungerford Hospital and in part through a grant from The Susan G. Komen For the Cure Connecticut Affiliate. 

The Charlotte Hungerford Hospital utilizes cutting edge technology with its use of Digital Mammography Services at the Hungerford Mammography Center and Hungerford Emergency and Medical Care in Winsted. Digital Mammography is similar to standard mammography, but converts the image of the breast into a digital picture.  Physicians are able to view the picture on a computer monitor and are able to alter its size, brightness, and color.

Located at220 Kennedy Driveon the ground level of theHungerfordDiagnosticCenter, theHungerfordMammographyCenteroffers full mammography and Stereotactic Breast Biopsy Services by appointment in a natural environment designed for easy access and privacy for women. Mammography services are also available at Hungerford Emergency and Emergency Care at115 Spencer Street, Winsted.

The Charlotte Hungerford Hospital is a 109 bed, general acute care hospital located in Torrington, Connecticut, that serves as a regional health care resource for 100,000 residents of Litchfield County and Northwest Connecticut. CHH offers personalized attention from an expert team of caregivers and physicians that utilize advanced technology and clinical partnerships in a convenient, safe and comfortable patient environment. One-Thousand Caregivers, One Job, Your Health. Visit www.charlottehungertford.org for information.

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