The Tubby Adkisson Mobile Mammography Coach
Remote Mammograms in Hunt County, TX
Research has shown that 65% of the women in Hunt County, Texas do not get a yearly mammogram. Hunt Regional Healthcare has led the charge in the efforts to change that statistic.
The Tubby Adkisson Mobile Mammography Coach is fully equipped with 2D digital mammography equipment to conduct mammograms at remote locations throughout Hunt County without a referral by a doctor.
Named for local volunteer and beloved community figure, Nita “Tubby” Adkisson, the coach makes scheduled visits at businesses, churches and other locations throughout Hunt County. The goal of the coach is to help screen busy women on-the-go, and provide early detection of breast cancer.
Most insurance plans are accepted and a $100 flat fee is available for those who choose to pay cash. Appointments for these remote mammograms are scheduled in advance so that insurance and eligibility can be verified. Financial resources may be available by calling 903-408-5010.
The mobile mammography coach is available Monday-Friday and some Saturdays for breast screening events. To schedule a date at your business or location, please call 903-408-5010. For a list of upcoming dates and locations, please check our mobile mammography schedule.
The breast imaging center in Hunt Regional Medical Center at Greenville as well as the Tubby Adkisson Mobile Mammography Coach is accredited by the American College of Radiology, the Food and Drug Administration of the U. S. Government, the State of Texas Department of Health and the American Registry of Radiological Technologists' Advanced Mammography Certification Program.