Windsor Regional Hospital

Ouellette Campus, Ontario Breast Screening Program, Breast Centre

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Record #: WIN0042 Last Modified: 29 Nov 2013 Last Full Update: 26 Nov 2013
Location
Located In CommunityWindsor Central
AddressWindsor Regional Hospital (formerly Hotel Dieu Grace Hospital)
1030 Ouellette Ave
Windsor, ON N9A 1E1
 
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AccessibilityFully Accessible - Parking, Ramp, Automatic entrance, Washroom, Elevator
Bus RoutesTransway 1A; Transway 1C; Central 3; Ottawa 4; Dougall 6
IntersectionOuellette Ave and Erie St
Contact Information
Office Phone519-973-4428
Fax519-973-9556
Primary ContactColleen Nelson, Manager Diagnostic Imaging, Windsor Regional-Ouellette Campus (formerly Hotel Dieu Grace Hospital); Phone: 519-973-4411 ext 3153; Fax: 519-973-9556; Email: colleen.nelson@wrh.on.ca
Primary ExecutiveRalph Nicoletti, Director Diagnostic Imaging, Windsor Regional Hospital; Phone: (Business) 519-254-5577 ext 52437; Email: ralph.nicoletti@wrh.on.ca
Description & Services
DescriptionProgram of Cancer Care Ontario: 
* breast cancer screening program 
* dedicated to reducing deaths from breast cancer through early detection 
* provides two view digital mammography (breast x rays) 
* letters of invitation (50 and over who should be screened) 
* appointment bookings 
* coordination of follow up tests for screen detected abnormalities (result notification) 
* screening interval risk assessment 
* automatic recall (Hospital automated system for those who have had assessments in the past) 
* accredited by the Canadian Association of Radiologists (CAR) to maintain high quality assurance standards 
* Breast Assessment program on site.
HoursMon-Fri: 8 am-4 pm
Areas ServedEssex County
EligibilityAges: 50 year(s) - 74 year(s) 
 
Women 50-74 yrs; 
Must be an Ontario resident; 
No breast implants, no previous history of breast cancer and no acute symptoms; 
Must not have had mammography within the last 12 mos
ApplicationAppointment required; 
Book your own appointment or be referred through a family physician
FeesNone - Service fees covered by OHIP
LanguagesEnglish
Print MaterialVarious pamphlets on program, mammograms, available on request
Established2005
FundingProvincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care - Public Health Branch
Supplementary Info
Alternate NameBC ; Breast Cancer ; OBSP ; WRH
Cross ReferenceOBSP
Former NameHotel-Dieu Grace Hospital
Service Level(50) Non Profit