Botsford News Release
Farmington Hills, Mich. (April 26, 2013)---Skin cancer will affect 1 in 5 Americans, and more than 3.5 million new cases in 2 million people are diagnosed each year. People of all colors and races can get skin cancer. To catch skin cancer in its earliest, most treatable stages, the Botsford Cancer Center will be offering FREE screenings for skin cancer on Saturday, May 18, from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Location: 27900 Grand River Ave., Farmington Hills. Preregistration required; limited number of appointments. Call 248-471-8120. A skin cancer screening is a visual inspection of your skin by a medical professional.
Beaumont Health is a not-for-profit organization formed by Beaumont Health System, Botsford Health Care and Oakwood Healthcare to provide high-quality, efficient, accessible services in a caring environment for southeastern Michigan residents and beyond. As one of Beaumont Health's eight hospitals, Botsford Hospital is a multi-specialty 330-bed hospital and verified trauma center located in Farmington Hills, Michigan. The campus also houses an imaging center, a comprehensive care cancer center and an extensive medical education program---part of Michigan State University's Statewide Campus System. Annually, Botsford cares for about 16,000 inpatients and more than 60,000 emergency and trauma patients with a team of approximately 2,500 employees, 300 volunteers and 600 physicians.
MEDIA CONTACT: Lynn C. Anderson, Director, Marketing & Public Relations or Beth Montalvo, Publications & Media Relations Coordinator
PHONE: (248) 442-7986
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