CONTACT: ANGIE TRACHTA
8788 John Pappajohn Pavilion
Iowa City IA 52242
Release: Oct. 30, 2000
Mammography screenings are available at Deer Creek Family Care in Toledo
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- Deer Creek Family Care at Deer Creek Health Center is
accepting appointments for mammography screenings on Wednesday, Nov. 15 from
noon to 4 p.m. Area women are encouraged to schedule an appointment by Nov.
9 for a mammogram, which is an early breast cancer detection method.
This service is provided in coordination with the Mobile Mammography Program
from the Holden Cancer Center at the University of Iowa. 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 Deer Creek Family Care at (515) 484-2602. Deer Creek Family Care is located
at 401 1st Ave. in Toledo. Deer Creek Family Care is a partnership between
Grinnell Regional Medical Center and UI Health Care.
University of Iowa Health Care describes the partnership between
the UI College of Medicine and the UI Hospitals and Clinics and the patient
care, medical education and research programs and services they provide.