A mobile bus providing no-cost mammograms and clinical breast exams is coming to the neighborhood.
Councilman Eric Ulrich is teaming up with the American-Italian Cancer Foundation to bring the bus to Ozone Park on Friday, March 6 from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
It has been more than a decade since Ulrich first brought the initiative to his district in 2009. His Ozone Park district office is located at 93-06 101st Avenue.
Here are the eligibility requirements:
- Women aged 40-79 with health insurance
- Women aged 50-79 without health insurance
- Currently living in New York City
- No mammogram in the past 12 months
No-pays are required, and deductibles are waived. Uninsured patients are also welcomed.
To schedule an appointment, call the American-Italian Cancer Foundation at 1-877-628-9090.