Long Branch, NJ – The Jacqueline M. Wilentz Comprehensive Breast Center will be providing a free breast education and screening program on
Saturday, June 8, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Monmouth Medical Center, located at 300 Second Avenue in Long Branch.
Available to the first 50 women who sign up, the program will feature free clinical breast exams and screening mammograms. Same day mammogram reads will be available. The event will also feature assessment for the High Risk Cancer Program, breast health education, refreshments and giveaways.
The Jacqueline M. Wilentz Comprehensive Breast Center is a recognized leader in providing the most advanced array of breast health services for women concerned about breast health. The Wilentz Center and its satellite locations across Monmouth and Ocean counties provide all outpatient breast healthcare services – from routine mammography screenings to the early detection and treatment of breast cancer or benign breast disease – all under one roof in a comfortable, supportive setting.
Screenings are open to insured and uninsured women. Screenings for uninsured women are made possible by a grant from the Central and South Jersey Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure®. For an appointment, call 732-923-7700, option 1. Program is limited so early registration is suggested. Insurance information must be available at time of registration.
For more information about the Jacqueline M. Wilentz Comprehensive Breast Center at Monmouth Medical Center, call 732-923-7700 .
About Monmouth Medical Center
Located in Long Branch, N.J., Monmouth Medical Center, a Barnabas Health facility, along with The Children’s Hospital at Monmouth Medical Center, is one of New Jersey's largest academic medical centers and has been a teaching affiliate of Philadelphia’s Drexel University College of Medicine for more than 40 years. From its earliest days, Monmouth Medical Center has been a leader in surgical advancement and has introduced many technological firsts to the region, including robotic surgery and other minimally invasive techniques. The hospital is routinely recognized by HealthGrades, the nation’s largest premier independent health care quality company, for excellence in both emergency medicine and maternity care. U.S. News & World Report has recognized Monmouth as a regional leader in cancer, geriatrics, gynecology, neurology and neurosurgery. For more information on Monmouth Medical Center, visit www.barnabashealth.org.
May 10, 2013
CONTACT: Elizabeth Brennan