Breast screening

Breast cancer prevention programme

A breast cancer incidence reduction and increasing the proportion of early diagnosed cancers in the Greater Poland as well as improving the quality of life of diagnosed women is the aim of the frogram. It will be done through:

  • implementation of primary prevention system consisting of: reduction of exposure to passive and active smoking of women living in Greater Poland, developing healthy eating habits
  • secondary prevention activities (patients not qualified for the NFZ population programme)
  • third degree prevention activities, involving the development of rehabilitation model for patients post breast cancer treatment
  • reducing waiting time, improving accessibility to and the quality of diagnosis and treatment through the upgrade of diagnostic equipment in the facilities that execute the programme.

Programme recipients::

  • Primary prevention activities will be aimed at people aged between 40 – 49 and those aged over 70 years of age
  • third degree prevention activities will be aimed at women currently undergoing or post treatment.
  • women diagnosed with breast carcinoma



Breast cancer prevention programm includes following examinations:

  • Mammography
  • Breast USG
  • Breast biopsy
  • Breast MRI

Who can register?

  • Women aged between 40-49 who in the past year did not have mammography performed
  • Women of 70 years of age or older who in the past year did not have mammography performed



The examinations are performed in the facility located at:

The University Hospital of Lord’s Transfiguration UM in Poznań
Szamarzewskiego 82/84

or for breast MRI:
The University Hospital of Lord’s Transfiguration UM in Poznań
Długa 1/2 , 60-569 Poznań

How to register for examination?

  • Personally, in the building located at Szamarzewskiego Entrance A Department of Diagnostic Imaging, office room nr 0.13
  • By telephone: 514 198 241
  • In both cases, registration is open from Monday to Friday at hours: 7.30a.m.-15.00p.m.

 

Online registration:

Online registration