Vassar Brothers To Provide Breast Cancer Screening
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CONTACT: Theresa Mulkins, Director of Public Relations OFFICE: (845) 483-6418 MOBILE: (845) 416-0377 firstname.lastname@example.org
Poughkeepsie, NY – December 1, 2011 –Vassar Brothers Medical Center (VBMC) will team with the Cancer Services Program of the Hudson Valley to offer a free breast cancer screening program on Wednesday, December 14th from 4pm to 8 pm. The screening is free to women age 40 and over who have no health insurance. Registration is required and can be made by calling 1-855-277-4482 ext 3005 (toll-free).
Vassar Brothers Medical Center is a 365-bed facility that has been serving New York’s Mid-Hudson Valley since 1887. Located on the banks of the Hudson River, Vassar Brothers has established centers of excellence in cardiac services, cancer care and women and children’s health services. As a regional medical center, Vassar Brothers houses the area’s first and only cardiothoracic surgery center between Westchester and Albany and delivers more babies than any other hospital between Manhattan and Montreal.
Vassar Brothers is an affiliate of the Health Quest hospital system, which also includes Northern Dutchess Hospital in Rhinebeck and Putnam Hospital Center in Carmel. Health Grades, a leading hospital ratings organization, recently acknowledged Health Quest as “the most recognized health system in the Hudson Valley”.
Vassar Brother Medical Center • 45 Reade Place • Poughkeepsie • NY • 12601 • 845.454.8500