Who should have a mammogram?
You can have a free screening mammogram every two years through BreastScreen Aotearoa if you meet the following requirements:
• you are aged 45 to 69 years of age
• you have no symptoms of breast cancer
• you have not had a mammogram in the last 12 months
• you are not pregnant
• you are eligible for public health services in New Zealand. (If you are not sure if you are eligible to receive free public health services in New Zealand, visit www.moh.govt.nz/eligibility).
For further information on breast screening visit the National Screening unit at http://www.nsu.govt.nz/current-nsu-programmes/breastscreen-aotearoa.aspxLeave a reply