East Missouri Action Agency’s Women’s Wellness Center and Missouri Baptist Medical Center will provide free mammograms to qualifying women. This event will take place May 7 at EMAA; 403 Parkway Drive, Park Hills. Mammograms will be provided through a grant from Susan G. Komen For the Cure and the Show Me Healthy Women Project.
Qualifications for free mammograms include: Women ages 40-64; no insurance or underinsured (co-pay too high); follow-up of abnormal results are available with a physician’s order.
For an appointment call Theresa Taylor at (314)956-9829 or 1-800-870-5731 and ask for an appointment with one of EMAA’s Van locations.
East Missouri Action Agency recently received funding from the Susan G Komen foundation to provide approximately 200 women with mammograms. EMAA has a partnership with Missouri Baptist to utilize the mammography van six times in the upcoming year. The van will be available in St. Francois, Washington, Madison and Jefferson Counties. Mammography services will also be provided through local hospitals in those counties. For information on availability in your county call Angel Prather, Women’s Wellness Center Director at (573)454-2201.