Alberta Breast Cancer Screening program (ABCSP), in conjunction with Alberta Health Services, allow women to self – refer for a Screening Mammogram
Breast Cancer Screening Mammography Guidelines
Age Screening Interval Physician Referral Required?
Women under 40 Not screening – refer to diagnostic facility if indicated. YES – must have a referral
Women 40 – 49 Screening mammogram every 1 year. YES – for first mammogram only
Women 50 + Screening mammogram every 2 years or as indicated. clients may self-refer
Self – referral means that you do not need to have your health care provider order a screening mammogram for you. Call us today, and book your own!
403 527-7334 Requisition
Screening Mammograms do not include the following:
Previous breast cancer, breast implants, breast pain or lump, nipple inversion or discharge, skin discoloration.
If you have any of the above conditions, please see your primary health care provider about ordering your mammogram.