The Breast Care Program
The Breast Care Program provides women with the comprehensive screening, diagnostic, treatment and support services needed for optimal breast health. Screening and diagnosis includes the most advanced mammography services available, including digital and diagnostic.
As committed to preventing breast cancer as treating it, our expert clinicians provide individualized, multidisciplinary care and the latest mammography technologies to find breast cancer early, when it is most treatable. When a mammogram result is abnormal, our location within Rutland Regional Medical Center means referrals for specialty care or further testing are quick and seamless – leading to less wait, and less worry.
Advanced Mammography and Diagnostic Services
Our diagnostic services include:
- Digital Mammogram
- Diagnostic Mammogram.
- Breast Ultrasound
- Minimally Invasive Biopsy
Our Breast Health Specialist
Guiding and supporting women through this process is a Certified Breast Patient Navigator available to answer questions, offer guidance and, in some cases, just listen. This breast health specialist works one-on-one with women to:
- Schedule and coordinate medical appointments
- Provide needed breast health education
- Help find appropriate community resources
- Encourage wellness
- Explain available complementary therapies and support services
- Offer hope and encouragement
- Refer patients to a financial specialist within the hospital who can help with insurance coverage and payment issues
State-of-the-Art Treatment for Breast Cancer
When chemotherapy, radiation therapy or surgery is needed, breast cancer patients have access to proven care and state-of-the-art treatments at the Foley Cancer Center. In some cases, treatment planning done with partners at other cancer centers ensures that the breast care delivered at Rutland Regional is nothing less than the best.
The Breast Care Program is a member of the National Consortium of Breast Care Centers. The Mammography department is accredited by the American College of Radiology and is inspected yearly by the FDA. A board-certified radiologist reviews and interprets all mammograms.
To schedule a mammogram, call 802.747.1880.
For more information on the Breast Care Program, call our Certified Breast Patient Navigator at 802.747.6565.