CHI Memorial Breathe Easy Lung Coach

04may10:00 am1:00 pmCHI Memorial Breathe Easy Lung Coach

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In the Chattanooga area, the number one cause of cancer death is lung cancer, but lung screening is a great way to see if you’re at risk!

You may qualify for a free screening or self-pay is $150.

Call 423-495-LUNG (5864) for an appointment! Walk-ins welcome!

CHI Memorial Lung Cancer Screening Criteria Insurance Guidelines:
-Age 50-80 years old (Medicare patients 50-77 years old)
-Current cigarette smoker or have quit within the past 15 years
-Have > 20 pack year history (1 pack per day for 20 years, 2 packs per day for 10 years, etc)
-Asymptomatic (no signs/symptoms of lung cancer)
-Patient has not had a chest CT in the last 12 months
-Grant Guidelines (uninsured):
-Age 50-80 years old
-Current cigarette smoker or have quit within the past 15 years
-Have > 20 pack year history (1 pack per day for 20 years, 2 packs per day for 10 years, etc)

PLUS have an additional risk factor:
-Second hand smoke exposure
-Asbestos exposure
-Radon exposure
-COPD
-Pulmonary fibrosis
-Family history of lung cancer
-Asymptomatic (no signs/symptoms of lung cancer)
-Patient has not had a chest CT in the last 12 months

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Time

May 4, 2024 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Location

The Wellness Corner at Nutrition World

6209 Lee Hwy

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