Women's Health

Mobile Mammography to Eliminate Barriers to Breast Cancer Screenings

Yes, they are helpful, but how can mobile mammography be cost-effective?

The aforementioned study and several others have shown mobile mammography programs to be effective at increasing rates of breast cancer screening. Yet, how is it possible to establish a cost-effective mobile mammography program so as to reduce the various barriers to breast cancer screening faced by underserved populations and communities?

The key elements include:

  • Finding and maintaining resources
  • Having appropriate equipment and infrastructure
  • Having a dedicated team of professionals with an efficient workflow