MEDICAL PARTNER – CHRISTUS Spohn Health System
CHRISTUS Spohn Health System has had the privilege of serving as FIRST FRIDAY’s Medical Partner since the organization’s inception in 1994. The CHRISTUS Spohn Cancer Center, the region’s only nationally accredited cancer program, administers FIRST FRIDAY’s free mammogram screening eligibility program. To date, FIRST FRIDAY and CHRISTUS Spohn have underwritten more than 16,000 free mammograms for women in need. Together, they work to ensure men and women have access to mammograms by collaborating on program development, marketing and fundraisers to support free mammogram screenings for qualifying South Texas women and men.
MAMMOGRAM SCREENINGS PROVIDER – Radiology Associates
Radiology Associates is FIRST FRIDAY’s provider for mammogram screenings. Radiology Associates’ footprint provides South Texas women and men with convenient access to the latest technology for mammogram screenings. Radiology Associates offers digital mammogram technology at five convenient locations: Corpus Christi (two locations), Portland, Alice and Calallen. Radiology Associates’ clinical expertise, geographic reach and advanced technology supports FIRST FRIDAY’s mission to fight breast cancer through early detection and regular mammograms.