Free skin and oral cancer screenings will be offered to the public on Wednesday, April 10 from 1 to 5:00 p.m. at the Blessing Cancer Center. The screenings will be conducted on the Lower Level of the Blessing Cancer Center, 11th and Oak St., in Quincy, IL. Due to construction, patients should enter through the 11th Street Cancer Center entrance.
Appointments are required by calling toll free, 877-411-2468, or by going online at www.blessinghealthsystem.org/signup.
The free skin and oral cancer screenings consist of an examination by a health care professional. The screening is sponsored by the Blessing Cancer Center along with providers from Blessing Physician Services, Quincy Medical Group and Quincy Family Practice Center.
No biopsy or other invasive procedures will be done during the screening. Minors cannot be screened without a parent or guardian present. Materials will also be available about prevention and early detection.