Free Mammograms and Pap Tests Available
CEDAR RAPIDS - Mercy Medical Center will provide free breast and cervical cancer screenings to eastern Iowa women in need as part of a community-wide health care initiative this month.
Mercy is partnering with RCI Imaging, St. Luke's Hospital and Planned Parenthood to provide the free services at:
Planned ParenthoodWednesday, August 15 (pap tests only)
St. Luke's Breast & Bone HealthThursday, August 16 (mammograms & pap tests)
Mercy Women's CenterFriday, August 17 (mammograms & pap tests)
RCI Imaging CenterSaturday, August 18 (mammograms only)
The free mammograms are available to women age 40 and older with no medial insurance. Funds from the Especially for You® Women's Race Against Breast Cancer cover the cost of the service. The free cervical cancer screenings are provided to uninsured women of all ages.