CHI Memorial Mobile Lung Screening

10nov11:00 am5:00 pmCHI Memorial Mobile Lung Screening

Event Details

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!
CHI Memorial will be at the gravel parking lot behind Nutrition World on November 10 from 11AM - 5 PM offering lung screenings!
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

(Thursday) 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Location

Nutrition World

6201 Lee Highway