Meijer, Spectrum Health team on Mobile Mammography effort
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Meijer and health system Spectrum Health’s Betty Ford Breast Care Services are partnering to bring mammograms to Meijer shoppers, according to a report from Grand Rapids, Mich., news channel Wood TV8.
The two have unveiled a 45-ft. Mobile Mammography bus that reportedly features registration and waiting areas, as well dressing rooms. The unit comes equipped with 2-D/3-D digital imaging technology that is used at Betty Ford Breast Care Services’ 14 clinic locations.
It will be at Meijer locations and underserved areas in the counties that Meijer serves, the report said, adding that Meijer will be launching the new Mobil Mammography unit on May 20 with an open house and tours of the Meijer Alpine store in Grand Rapids, Mich. It's set to return to the store for screenings on May 24.
Meijer on Thursday offered a Facebook Live tour of the bus, which you can watch above.
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