MCMH Receives Grant from Susan G. Komen of Maine

9/21/2014
Maine Coast Memorial Hospital, in collaboration with Beth C. Wright Cancer Resource Center, has secured a $19,856 grant from the Maine Affiliate of Susan G. Komen®

Grant funding will be used to assist underinsured and uninsured women within central Hancock County and western Washington County to receive free screening mammograms.

As well, grant funds will cover the cost of special views or ultrasounds screenings.

Since 2013 grant funding from the Maine Affiliate of Susan G. Komen® has aided in advancing the Hospital’s Commit to Care program. Besides breast screenings, the program also is a source of support for breast cancer patients, providing assistance such as transportation, education, exercise programs and health programs.

If you or someone you know is need of a mammogram and could benefit from this program, please call Maine Coast Memorial Hospital at 207-664-5492 or the Beth C. Wright Cancer Resource Center at 664-0339 to find out more.  A physician’s order is required to schedule a screening mammogram. RSS