New dates and locations have been added for BreastScreen NSW’s mobile unit. The pink bus offers free breast screening for women aged over 40 to help find breast cancer early.
7 -26 February 2018 at Bellwood Park, Riverside Drive.
Early February to early May 2018 at Kempsey Base Hospital.
26 February – 3 March 2018 at Bellingen Showgrounds, Black Street.
Mid to late May 2018 in Bowra Street.
Late May to early June 2018 in Hickory Street.
Tweed Heads, Coffs Harbour and Port Macquarie
All year round at the Base Hospital sites.
All year round at 29 Uralba Street.
9 in 10 women diagnosed with breast cancer do not have a family history.
Finding breast cancer early improves survival.
BreastScreen mammograms are free for all women over the age of 40.
Women aged 50-74 are actively encouraged to attend for screening every two years.
Appointments take only 20 minutes.
To book a free screening mammogram call 13 20 50 now.
Northern NSW Winter Strategy Enrolment Date Announced, Plus Change To Orientation Dates
North Coast Allied Health Association – Call for Directors
Update provided 21 April 2022.
As you know, Lismore Skin Clinic in Molesworth Street was destroyed in the recent floods, and we are trying to rebuild the site as soon as we can.
In the meantime we will be moving to St Vincent’s Hospital Specialist Medical Centre – Level 4, Suite 12 – 20 Dalley Street Lismore.
We hope to be up and running in the next two weeks (by early to mid May 2022) and our receptionists will soon begin calling our patients to rebook their appointments and catch up with their needs.
Once we have a firm opening date we will update this notification.
We look forward to seeing you soon in our new premises.
Many thanks for your patience and understanding in these heartbreaking times – stay safe.
Dr Gudmundsen and the Team from Lismore Skin Clinic
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This directory enables you to provide real-time information about your availability to accept referrals, as well as how long people may have to wait for an appointment. You can update this information as your availability changes. This will help GPs and other referrers ensure they only refer clients to practitioners who have the capacity to see them.
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You will be responsible for managing the information in your listing and ensuring that it is up to date. You will also be asked to check the information before it is published in the directory.
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