Tuesday, September 02, 2014   

Breast & Cervical Cancer Control

Who Program Serves

The Breast & Cervical Cancer Control program is available to those persons who meet the following eligibility requirements:

  1. Female
  2. 50 to 64 years of age
  3. 40 to 49 years of age (if space is available in program)
  4. less than 40 years of age, if symptomatic
  5. 200% (max.) of federal poverty level
  6. Not receiving Medicare or Medicaid
  7. Have not met deductible on private insurance
  8. Brunswick County resident
Services Provided

During the screening exam, a nurse:

  • Performs a clinical breast exam.
  • Offers a mammogram appointment at:
    • Brunswick Novant Medical Center, Bolivia
    • Medical Mall at New Hanover Medical Center, Wilmington or its satellite office at Brunswick Forest, Leland
    • Dosher Memorial Hospital, Southport 
  • Performs a pap test.
  • Performs some limited diagnostic tests for follow-up of abnormal results.
  • Teaches the patient breast self exam.

Any abnormal findings are referred to a doctor.

Clinic Hours

Day: 1st and 4th Thursday of each month.

Time: 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM

Appointment: required

Contact: 910-253-2250 or 888-428-4429 (toll-free)

Email: health@brunsco.net

The Breast & Cervical Cancer Control Clinic is located at: 25 Courthouse Drive / Bolivia

Fees

None