CONTACT: DAN FISCHER
Joint Office for Planning, Marketing and Communications
8788 John Pappajohn Pavilion
Iowa City IA 52242
Release: March 27, 2002
Mammography screenings available at UI Family Care, Wapello
University of Iowa Family Care in Wapello is now accepting appointments
for mammography screenings on Monday, April 29 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Area
women are encouraged to schedule an appointment by April 17 for a mammogram,
which is an early breast cancer detection method.
This service is offered in conjunction with the UI Mobile Mammography Van.
The screening takes approximately 20 minutes and the cost is reimbursable
by most health plans.
Appointments are limited. For more information or to schedule an appointment,
call UI Family Care, Wapello at (319) 523-8205. UI Family Care, Wapello is
located at 218 N. 2nd St.
University of Iowa Health Care describes the partnership between
the Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine at the UI and UI Hospitals
and Clinics and the patient care, medical education and research programs
and services they provide. Visit UI Health Care online at www.uihealthcare.com.