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Free health and cancer screening event offered Saturday to KP residents

A free health and cancer screening event will offer a variety of health services to residents on the Key Peninsula.

Free skin cancer screening services from a qualified medical professional from Cascade Eye & Skin Centers are available by appointment to examine any skin concerns.

Referrals for mammogram will be provided for women ages 40 to 60 who meet eligibility requirements and are without health care coverage.

Discounted flu vaccinations and information and resources for tobacco cessation will also be available.

The event will be held from from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday (Oct. 17) at the Key Medical Center, 15610 89th Street Court KPN.

Anyone interested in a skin cancer screening should make an appointment by contacting Jamie Dobosz at (253) 530-2936 or