SVMC Offers Saturday Mammogram Event

September 16, 2015

BENNINGTON—September 14, 2015—For patient convenience and to celebrate Breast Cancer Awareness Month, SVMC’s Women’s Imaging Center will offer mammograms 8 a.m. – noon on Saturday, October 3rd in the Medical Office Building, suite 206.

A provider’s referral is required. Anyone needing financial assistance—those who are uninsured or who have prohibitively high deductibles—may apply for funding though a Komen for the Cure VT-NH grant. For more information, call 802-440-4244.

A representative from Ladies First, a Vermont Department of Health program that helps eligible women get breast, cervical and heart health screenings, will be there as well.

After obtaining an order from your primary care physician or OB/Gyn, call 802-447-5541 ext. 2 to schedule.


SVMC Women’s Imaging is a department of Southwestern Vermont Medical Center (SVMC), a full-service community hospital in Bennington. SVMC’s physicians are members of the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Putnam Physicians, a multispecialty medical group operated in partnership with Dartmouth-Hitchcock. SVMC is part of Southwestern Vermont Health Care (SVHC), an integrated health system serving Bennington and Windham Counties in Vermont, Eastern Rensselaer and Washington Counties in New York, and Northern Berkshire County in Massachusetts. In addition to the medical center, SVHC consists of the Southwestern Vermont Regional Cancer Center and the Centers for Living and Rehabilitation in Bennington, SVMC Northshire Campus in Manchester, SVMC Deerfield Valley Campus in Wilmington, SVMC Mountain Medical at the base of Mount Snow in West Dover, and the SVHC Foundation. To learn more, visit