The Rutherford Health Department will sponsor a Breast/Chest Pap Screening Programwhich includes a breast/chest, pelvic exam, and a cervical smear for a Pap teststarting at 4:00 PM on Wednesday, October 19, 2021.
Appointments are required.The Screening will be held at the Health Department, 184 Park Avenue. Eligibility is contingent on being 18 years of age or older, those who have nothad a Pap test within one year, and not under the care of a Gynecologist for aspecific illness.
There will be a reduced fee of $35.00 which will coverthe laboratory analysis of the thin prep Pap test. When applicable, there willbe an additional charge of $24.00 for an HPV Screening. Dr. Consetta Cheatam, who has volunteered her services, will be conducting the screeningprogram.
For further information on this program and to make an appointment, please contact the Public Health Nurses at 201-460-3020, between the hours of8:30 AM -4:30 PM, Monday through Friday.