Breast Cancer Screening Program

Provided by: Health PEI

Service Description

Provides regular breast cancer screening (mammograms) to Island women to help increase the chances of detecting cancer early.

Information

Eligibility:
Women ages 40-74 years who:
-Are residents of PEI and have a valid PEI Health Card
-Do not have a personal history of breast cancer
-Do not have breast symptoms such as a breast lump, puckered skin, rash, or nipple discharge
-Do not have breast implants
-Have not had a mammogram within the past 12 months

Note: Guidelines for frequency of screening, based on age and/or medical history, can be found on website.
Fees:
No fees
How to Access:
Self-refer by calling toll free number * Physician referrals are required for women who have a history of breast cancer in their family who wish to be screened prior to age 40
Documents Required:
Not applicable
Program Hours:
By appointment
Program Phone Numbers:
Language:
English
Coverage Area:
Prince Edward Island

Service Locations & Contact Info