Cancer Care Ontario

Site: Burlington - North Shore Blvd E - Joseph Brant Hospital

Service: Ontario Breast Screening Program

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-681-4915
Toll Free Phone Provincial Office 1-800-668-9304
Fax 905-336-4148
Website www.cancercare.on.ca/pcs/screening/breastscreening/OBSP/
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/pages/Cancer-Care-Ontario/138101106232982
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Site Information
Located In Community Burlington
Address & Map
Joseph Brant Hospital
1230 North Shore Blvd E
Burlington, ON L7S 1W7
 
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Intersection Maple Ave and North Shore Blvd E
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name CCO ; OBSP
Agency Information
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government
Funding Provincial
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) A program of Cancer Care Ontario dedicated to providing high quality breast screening services for early detection of breast cancer in women.  
 
Breast Screening Service: 
* screenings done every two years  
* digital mammography (x-rays of breast tissue)  
* screening results are provided in writing to each woman and her physician within three weeks of screening visit  
* screening is covered by Ontario Health card  
* women who receive normal results are automatically recalled for their next screening appointment  
* women who receive abnormal results are referred to their doctor for further investigation, or are referred directly for additional tests
Hours call for an appointment * appointments available, Tue-Fri 12:30 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Halton Region
Eligibility Ages: 50 year(s) - 74 year(s) 
 
* also women 30-49 identified as having a high-risk, with medical referral
Application Call for appointment * no referral required for women 50 years and older * medical referrals also accepted for women between 30 and 69 years
Languages English
Fees None - no charge to Ontario residents with valid Ontario Health Card
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Cancer Detection ~ Breast Cancer ; Diagnostic Imaging/Radiology

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