(October 2, 2013)-- Metroplex Hospital in Killeen and Rollins Brook Community Hospital in Lampasas are offering mammograms at a discount this month.
During October, which is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the two hospitals will offer mammograms for $150.
"We hope the discounted price will encourage women to have a preventative screening as part of an annual checkup," said Metroplex Hospital director of Imaging Services, Randy Hill.
Women who are age 40 and older are eligible for the discounts.
The charge does not include previously diagnosed follow-up readings.
Metroplex Hospital offers appointments from 8 a.m. to 6:45 p.m. Monday through Thursday and from 8 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. on Fridays.
Appointments can be scheduled at Rollins Brook from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.
To schedule an appointment call Metroplex at (254) 519-.8500 or Rollins Brook at (512) 556-9627.