Mammograms here on Wednesday

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The Switzerland County Health Department has been notified that mammogram screenings will be held on Wednesday, September 14th.

The screenings will be held from 9-11:30 a.m., and will be at the Jack Sullivan Building of the Switzerland County Senior Citizens Center, 305 Walnut Street in Vevay.

These screenings are covered by Medicare, Medicaid, and most insurance companies under the following guidelines:

– Ages 35-40 baseline screening

– Over 40 an annual screening

No cost screening mammograms are being made available to the uninsured thanks to a grant from IBCAT.

Appointments are required. To make an appointment, call (859) 655-7400.

For questions, call the Switzerland County Health Department at (812) 427-3220.