MONITOR HEALTHCARE PARTNER WITH EFFERENTCARES ORGANIZE A 2 DAYS CERVICAL AND BREAST CANCER SCREENING PROGRAM IN REGINA MUNDI CATHOLIC HOSPITAL MUSHIN
Wednesday 24th and Thursday 25th of April 2019was an eventful day in the history of Monitor Healthcare where more than 100 women were screened for Breast Cancer.
Monitor Healthcare partnered with efferentCARES in one of her major programs called ScreenHer to provide access to cervical and breast cancer screening and treatment to women in rural areas.
EfferentCARES is a social impact non-governmental organization. ScreenHER Program is a major initiative of efferentCARES which provides access to cervical cancer screening and treatment to women in low resource and rural areas across communities by leveraging the power of technology for quality and data tracking with the objectives of early detection, training, awareness building and treatment dedicated to improving health delivery and access through innovative solutions across Nigeria and Africa.
Monitor Healthcare in the quest to give affordable quality healthcare to all, anywhere, anytime did the Breast Cancer screening at a much-discounted rate and the Cervical screening by efferentCARES was free. The breast cancer was done using the BREAST-i device which uses red light technology. People presents were enlightened about the Breast and Cervical cancer and the role of early detection in treatment.
The people that participated in the screening were amazed and thankful at the new technology (BREAST-i) used to screen which posed no harm to them by x-ray exposure and no breast compression. Many went to invite others to the screening.