Toms River, N.J., October 12, 2010 – Community Medical Center’s Community Health Services, an affiliate of the Saint Barnabas Health Care System, through a grant provided by the New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services, coordinates the New Jersey Cancer Education and Early Detection program in Ocean County. Currently, free clinical health screenings are available to uninsured women in Ocean County.
The program provides free clinical breast examinations, mammograms, cervical exams and pap smears to uninsured women between the ages of 40 and 64. To qualify for the program, participants must meet specific income requirements. Health professionals from the Family Planning Center, Inc. in Lakewood will perform the exams.
The next clinic will be held on Wednesday, November 10 from 9 am to 2:30 pm at the Family Planning Center, Inc., 290 River Avenue in Lakewood
Appointments are required. For further information or to schedule an appointment, please call (732) 341-1400.
October 12, 2010
Kristine A. Brown
Director of Public Relations
Saint Barnabas Health Care System
Community, Kimball & Monmouth Medical Centers
PH: (732) 557-3902
Cell: (732) 996-2287
FX: (732) 557-3901
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