Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre

Site: Thunder Bay - Mobile Service

Service: Screen for Life Mobile Coach

Description & Services
Description (Service) Provides free mobile cancer screening services for women including: 
  • Mammography to screen for breast cancer 
  • Pap testing for cervical cancer screening 
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test (FOBT) kits for colorectal cancer screening
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-8 pm
Areas Served Algoma District ; Cochrane District ; Kenora District ; Rainy River District ; Sudbury District ; Thunder Bay District
Eligibility
  • Women aged 50 and older can access all three cancer screening services 
  • Women aged 21 and older can access cervical cancer screening
Application
  • Call to make an appointment 
  • Primary care providers can also make referrals
Languages English ; French
Fees None - Services covered by OHIP
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-684-7777
Toll Free Phone 1-800-461-7031
Fax 807-345-6602
Website www.tbrhsc.net/screenforlife
Social Media Facebook Facebook
Primary Executive Cathy Paroschy-Harris, Director of Prevention and Screening Services; Phone: 807-684-7214
Alternate Executive Tarja Heiskanen, Manager of Screening and Assessment Services; Phone: 807-684-7782
Located In Community Thunder Bay
Address Thunder Bay, ON
 
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Physical Access Partially Accessible - -- Wheelchair door located at the back of the mobile coach
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care -- North West Local Health Integrated Network (NWLHIN); Cancer Care Ontario