The Ontario Breast Screening Program (OBSP) is a program of Cancer Care Ontario. It provides high-quality mammography services for women 50 years of age and older. Mammograms are free-of-charge for women in Ontario.
The OBSP provides:
St. Francis Memorial Hospital achieved recognition by Cancer Care Ontario as a Breast Assessment Centre and we provide a complete range of care including screening, diagnosis, surgery and follow-up. Clients may be referred for ductography, aspiration, stereotactic needle biopsy or ultrasound guided biopsy.
Scheduled appointments are open to any woman over age 50, who does not currently have any breast complications. These appointments do not require a requisition or physician's referral. The only requirements are that you be 50 years or over and that one year has lapsed since your last mammogram. The program also requires that you have not had breast cancer, and do not currently have breast implants.
To schedule an appointment for the Ontario Breast Screening Program, please call 1-800-916-6277