This week with sit down with Summit County Health Department Nursing Director Carolyn Rose to discuss the importance of mammograms and breast cancer screening. Although 72 percent of women 40 and older in Summit County received a mammogram in the last two years, our goal will always be 100 percent. Other areas covered in this episode include the common reasons women procrastinate getting mammograms and the myths surrounding the screening process.
The Summit County Health Department offers low-cost or free mammograms to qualifying individuals. If you’re not sure if you qualify or not please give one of our offices a call at:
Park City Office: 435-333-1500
Coalville Office: 435-336-3234
Kamas Office: 435-783-3161
Learn more about the women’s health services the health department offers and find out if you qualify at the following links: