When you’re dealing with breast cancer, sometimes you want to talk to someone else who has been through it.
For support before, during and after breast cancer, look no further than our monthly women's cancer support group. Meet survivors, get advice from our expert guest speakers and learn how to stay healthy in spite of cancer.
University nurses and other experts bring the message of breast health to your corporation, health fair or professional organization – at no charge. We can tailor a presentation especially for your group, provide screenings, discuss breast cancer prevention and much more.
University Health System is on a mission to reduce breast cancer death rates in South Texas. That’s why we help you qualify for any available financial assistance you may need to obtain mammograms and other services.
Early detection of cancer is the key to breast cancer survival. If you’re a woman over age 40 without health insurance, contact us to learn more about financial assistance. Your life may depend on it.
We understand it can be inconvenient to take time off work to get a mammogram. Our mobile mammography program, healthyUexpress, helps you obtain breast care with ease.
Our HealthyUexpress can be sent to your place of business at no cost. It’s our way of supporting the women of our community. We provide:
- Convenience – mobile mammograms typically only take 15-20 minutes, including registration time
- Comfort – healthyUexpress houses two private changing rooms
- Peace of mind – your employees can receive their mammogram results within 24 hours
- Financial assistance – for your employees who may qualify
Talk to your employer about scheduling healthyUexpress to benefit you and your co-workers.
When a disease like breast cancer strikes, you need an expert at your side every step of the way. Our patient navigators connect you with resources, help coordinate your care and offer you emotional support.
Your navigator is always a phone call away. Never walk the breast cancer path alone.