St. James Mercy Hospital, in collaboration with UR Medicine's Wilmot Cancer Institute and the Cancer Services Program of Steuben County, will host a Screening and Assessment Day on Saturday, October 29 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Hornell office of Wilmot Cancer Institute, 21 Orchard Street.
Several reduced or no cost cancer checks will be available to the uninsured, underinsured, those without a physician, or to those who have not received a screening in several years. The services offered by staff members include: mammograms, clinical breast exams, pap smears, cholesterol (fasting), oral screenings, blood pressure checks, glucose, PSA, as well as prostate education sessions with a physician and colorectal cancer assessment. Information on finding a physician and health insurance will also be available. For more information and to see what screenings are right for you, please call 607-324-8980.