(Torrington, CT) – Have you or a woman you know been putting off getting a mammogram because of no insurance or a high deductible? Charlotte Hungerford Hospital (CHH) Breast Health services in Torrington is sponsoring a free mammogram day on Wednesday, October 15 for qualified women. Funds raised and donated by CHH’s Pink Rose Fund and the support of the Susan G. Komen For The Cure CT make these life-saving screenings possible for the women of Northwest Connecticut.
Mammograms will be offered from 1 to 6 p.m. at the Hungerford Mammography Center, 220 Kennedy Drive in Torrington.
Please call 860-496-6513 for qualification information and to schedule an appointment time. Pre-registration is required.
The CHH Breast Health 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.
Located at 220 Kennedy Drive, CHH Mammography Center offers 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 CHH Emergency and Medical Care at The Winsted health Center, 115 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.