Breast Cancer Resources

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The Center for a Healthy Maryland is proud to be a second-time recipient of a 2012 grant from the Maryland Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure®.

The goal of this project, entitled, Teaching Providers, Reaching Women, is to create a toolkit and educational program for primary care providers in Baltimore City and Southern Maryland, addressing the breast cancer screening needs of all patients and the continuing health and screening needs of breast cancer survivors of Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs).

Below you will find links to the Teaching Providers, Reaching Women toolkit contents.

Teaching Providers, Reaching Women Toolkit Resources:

For the Provider:

Breast Cancer Screening Recommendations Average Risk
Breast Screening Schedule
Breast Imaging Modalities
Biopsy Guide
Hereditary Cancer Risk Assessment and Genetic Counseling Flyer
otential Long-Term and Late Effects of Breast Cancer Treatments Chart
Breast Cancer Drugs and Their Interactions Chart
Algorithm for Long-Term Follow-Up Chart
Long-Term Follow-Up of Breast Cancer Survivors: Breast Cancer Treatment Summary
Breast Cancer Facts & Figures 2011-2012
Get a Mammogram Poster

For the Patient:

Baltimore City and Baltimore County Free Screening Program Flyer
Komen Breast Self Awareness Shower Card
Mammography Locations: Bus Routes
Breast Imaging Methods Flyer
Mammography Flyer
Breast Cancer Risk Factors Flyer
Genetics and Breast Cancer Flyer
Chemotherapy and Side Effects Flyer
What to Know-ASCO’s Guide to Follow Up Care
Follow Up Flyer
Integrative and Complementary Therapies Flyer
Diet and Nutrition During Treatment Flyer
Healthy Living Flyer
Medical Vocabulary Flyer
Breast Health Resources Flyer

For more information, contact Roberta Herbst at, ext. 3340 or Shayna Banfield at, ext. 3341.