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Phelps Memorial Health Center

"I can't imagine taking my family any where but Phelps Memorial Health Center. Their exceptional quality and compassionate care made my daughter feel at home."

- PMHC patient

1215 Tibbals StreetHoldrege, Nebraska308.995.2211
Exceptional Quality. Compassionate Care. Right Here.
 

Lung Cancer Screening

Low-Dose CT LUNG CANCER SCREENING Program

Phelps Memorial offers a program to aid in the early detection of lung cancer for high-risk patients meeting certain criteria.

Screening Criteria:

  • patients ages 55-74 years
  • a history of smoking 30 packs per year
  • if a former smoker, has quit within the last 15 years
  • no weight loss greater than 10 pounds in the last month
  • has not received a chest CT scan in the past 12 months
  • experiences a change in cough, shortness of breath or hemoptysis

All low-dose CT scans are read by our board-certified radiologists. Physician referrals are required for this screening. Please see your primary care providers to schedule an appointment.