Botsford News Release
Farmington Hills, Mich. (July 26, 2010)---Take steps to protect your health with a free cancer screening and educational event at the Botsford Hospital Cancer Center on Saturday, October 2 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Nationally recognized physicians will speak on the causes, prevention, diagnosis and new treatments of specific cancers including lung, breast, head & neck, prostate, and colorectal. Screenings offered will include mammograms, prostate-specific antigen (PSA) test, rectal exams, oral screenings with the ViziLite Plus System, blood stool tests, skin checks, and preliminary genetics screenings.
Advance registration for the screenings is required. To register, please call the Botsford Cancer Center at (248) 471-8120.
The Botsford Cancer Center is located at 27900 Grand River Avenue in Farmington Hills. Breadsmith of Bloomfield Hills has donated refreshments for this event.
ABOUT BEAUMONT HEALTH
Beaumont Health is a not-for-profit organization formed by Beaumont Health System, Botsford Health Care and Oakwood Healthcare in 2014 to provide patients with the benefit of greater access to the highest quality, compassionate care, no matter where they live in southeast Michigan. The organization has budgeted net revenue of $4.1 billion and consists of eight hospitals with 3,337 beds, 168 outpatient sites, nearly 5000 physicians and 35,000 employees and about 3,500 volunteers. In 2014, the combined organizations had 175,675 inpatient admissions, 16,229 births and 492,148 emergency visits. Beaumont Health is the largest health system in Michigan for inpatient admissions and net patient revenue. For more information, visit beaumonthealth.org.
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