Mobile Mammography Unit to Visit BISD Campuses

Mobile Mammography Unit to Visit BISD Campuses
Posted on 01/03/2017
This is the image for the news article titled Mobile Mammography Unit to Visit BISD CampusesBrazosport Independent School District has invited The Rose, a mobile mammography unit, to set up at several district locations throughout the month of January.

As with any medical exam or procedure, the majority of  a person’s time is spent traveling to and from a site, as well as with the time spent in the waiting room. Offering this service on-site provides an incentive for employees to have this life-saving procedure done with little disruption to the classroom.

“Early detection is essential in the effective treatment of this disease,” said Superintendent Danny Massey. “Our hope is that with the convenience of having The Rose in walking distance of most of our facilities, more of our employees will take advantage of this preventative measure.”

Employees simply schedule a time and fill out paperwork online ahead of time. Then they show up for their exam, which for many will be only a few steps away from their classroom or office.

About The Rose:
The Rose is the leader in Southeast Texas’ breast health care, providing access to care in 35 counties. Since its launch in 1986, The Rose has been dedicated to providing access to high quality breast health care to all women, regardless of their ability to pay. Services offered by The Rose are available to the uninsured through many sponsorship programs. The Rose has on-site, Board Certified physicians and advanced digital technology to ensure that its patients are offered the best care possible.

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