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*ALERT – Fake mammography follow up phone calls* The Alberta Breast Cancer Screening Program (ABCSP) has been made aware that some women have been receiving phone calls in regards to their breast screening results. In this phone call women are being told that there was something wrong on their mammogram and that they need to do a self-breast exam immediately. This person is NOT affiliated with the ABCSP, Screen Test or your radiology clinic. If you receive this phone call, please hang up, note down the time and immediately contact your local police on their non-emergency line.  

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Healthcare Providers

Alberta Health Services Screening Programs has developed a number of resources related to cancer screening for healthcare providers and their patients.

Healthcare Providers

Breast Cancer Screening

Regular screening mammograms are the best way to find breast cancer early, when treatment may work better. Click to learn more.

Breast Cancer Screening

Cervical Cancer Screening

Up to 90% of cervical cancer can be prevented if women have regular Pap tests throughout their lives and ensure proper follow-up of any abnormal results. Click to learn more.

Cervical Cancer Screening

Colorectal Cancer Screening

Having regular colorectal cancer screening can prevent and detect colorectal cancer at its early stages when treatment is more effective. Click to learn more.

Colorectal Cancer Screening

Not sure if you need to be screened for cancer? You’re in the right place.

Click here and start your self-assessment.

Resources

We have a variety of resources and tools on breast, cervical and colorectal cancer screening for Albertans.

Order Resources

Most of our resources can be ordered directly online by clinics and healthcare providers and are free of charge.