Grey Bruce Health Services

Site: Owen Sound Hospital

Service: Ontario Breast Screening Program

Description
Description (Service) Breast screening for early detection of breast cancer in women 
 
Screening includes mammography (x-rays of breast tissue) * screening results are sent to both the woman and her doctor  
 
Women who receive normal results are automatically recalled for their next screening appointment through a reminder letter from Cancer Care Ontario * women who receive abnormal results are referred to their doctor for further investigation, or are referred directly for additional tests 
 
Works closely with the Breast Assessment Program to serve patients who require a referral 
 
The OBSP is administered by Cancer Care Ontario through its regional cancer centres
Service Details
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 8 am-3:45 pm * Appointments Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm
Areas Served Grey County
Eligibility Women who have no breast concerns, no personal history of breast cancer and no breast implants: 50-74 years of age, no referral required * high risk women 30-69 years of age, with referral
Application Call for appointment * have health card ready when you call
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Owen Sound
Address & Map
1800 8th St E
Owen Sound, ON N4K 6M9
 
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-376-8637 * if busy can leave voicemail, call will be returned
Toll Free Phone Provincial 1-800-668-9304
E-Mail web@gbhs.on.ca
Website www.gbhs.on.ca
Mailing Address PO Box 1800 
1800 8th St E 
Owen Sound, ON N4K 6M9

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