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  • Mobile Mammography and Bone Density Screenings

    Program: Mobile Mammography and Bone Density (DEXA) Screenings  
    Description:

    Assured Imaging's specialty mobile digital mammography and bone density screening services are centered around the use of state of the art vehicles designed with patient comfort, safety and convenience in mind.  They are focused on providing the highest quality service with their professional and experienced staff.

    The mobile events are scheduled at various County and City worksites during the months of February and August each year. Check below for the current schedule of events.

    Who can participate? All qualifying Pima County employees and spouses/ domestic partners on the County's medical insurance. Also open to all qualifying City of Tucson employees and spouses/domestic partners.
    Delivery: Onsite at various locations. See schedule below.
    Duration: 15 - 20 minutes
    How to get started: Call to schedule your appointment: 888-233-6121

    Please have the physician's name/location of prior mammography and/or DEXA screenings and insurance card available when you call to schedule your appointment.
    Incentive: Eligible for 50 Healthy Lifestyle Activity Points towards Discount #2.
    Additional Information:
    • All major insurance plans accepted.
    • Bring your photo ID and insurance card to your screening.
    • All prior patient images will be obtained by Assured Imaging for comparison.
    • If younger than listed age, certain qualifications may be eligible for a 100% covered exam. Please contact Aetna Member Services to verify eligibility.
    • You will be responsible for any charges that are not covered under your insurance plan.
    • A woman is eligible for a digital mammogram screening if she:
      • is at least 40 years of age
      • has not had a previous mammogram in the past year
      • has no current breast problems or complaints.
    • Patients under 40 must provide a physician's referral.
    • A woman is eligible for a bone density (DEXA) screening if she:
      • is at least 65 years of age
      • has not had previous DEXA scan in the past two (2) years

    August 2019 Mammography and Bone Density Screenings

    Date Times Location
    Wed. Aug. 14 7:00am - 5:00pm Murphy-Wilmot Library
    530 N. Wilmot Rd.
    Mon. Aug. 19 7:00am - 5:00pm

    Tucson City Hall
    300 W. Pennington St. (North Side)
    (Pennington St. loading zone #14 between City Hall and Admin West)

    Tues. Aug. 20 7:00am -11:00am Parks & Recreation, Admin. Building
    900 S. Randolph Way
    Tues. Aug. 20

    1:00pm - 3:00pm

    Housing & Community Development
    310 N Commerce Park Loop

    Wed. Aug. 21

    7:00am - 5:00pm

    Abrams
    3950 S. Country Club Rd.
    Thur. Aug. 22

    7:00am - 5:00pm

    Tucson City Hall
    300 W. Pennington St. (North Side)
    (Pennington St. loading zone #14 between City Hall and Admin West)

    Fri. Aug. 23

    7:00am - 5:00pm

    Tucson City Hall
    300 W. Pennington St. (North Side)
    (Pennington St. loading zone #14 between City Hall and Admin West)

    To schedule an appointment, please call: 888-233-6121

    Breast Self-Exams

    A monthly breast self-exam (BSE) starting in your 20s is recommended so that you become familiar with what is normal for you. If you notice any changes in your breasts, it’s important to schedule an appointment with your physician.

    Step 1: Lying down
    • Feel for changes
    • Lie down on your back with a pillow under your right shoulder
    • Use the pads of the three middle fingers on your left hand to check your right breast
    • Press using light, medium and firm pressure in a circle without lifting your fingers off the skin
    • Follow an up and down pattern
    • Feel for changes in your breast, above and below your collarbone and in your armpit
    • Repeat on your left breast using your right hand
    • These steps may be repeated while bathing or showering using soapy hands
    Step 2: In front of a mirror
    • Look for changes
    • Hold arms at your side
    • Hold arms over your head
    • Press your hands on your hips and tighten your chest muscles
    • Bend forward with your hands on your hips
    Breast Cancer Prevention Flyer - English
    Breast Cancer Prevention Flyer - Spanish

    Testimonials from Anonymous Pima County Employees:

    "Please keep funding this program. It has already saved several of my co-workers lives. It being convenient helps me do this annually"

    "Great staff & facilities. It's great to have the convenience of such an important service."

    "The best way to get your mamo."

    "You were right outside my building. I had no excuses not to take care of this."
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    Fax: (520) 724-8150


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