September 22, 2014
WHO: Menorah Medical Center — part of HCA Midwest Health, Kansas City’s leading healthcare provider — physicians, breast navigators, nurses, employees, patients and community breast cancer survivors — and anyone who has been touched by breast cancer.
WHAT: The Breast Center at Menorah Medical Center kicks off Breast Cancer Awareness Month with its annual PINK Party which will include walk-in screening mammograms. Guests will enjoy yoga demonstrations, hand and foot massages, nail art, pink hair extensions, bra fittings, shopping and more. In addition, the newest surgeon to join the breast care team at Menorah Medical Center, Nasim Ahmadiyeh, MD, will be introduced to the hundreds expected to attend.
WHEN: 4 – 6 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 7, free and open to the public. An inspirational balloon release in honor of those touched by breast cancer will take place at 5:45 p.m.
WHERE: Menorah Medical Center, 5721 West 119th St., (119th St. & Nall), Entry B, Overland Park, Kan., 66209
WHY: Menorah’s PINK Party is one of Kansas City’s most popular Breast Cancer Awareness Month events that raises awareness about breast cancer and supports those going through the cancer journey and survivors of the disease. Fully accredited by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers, The Breast Center at Menorah Medical Center provides comprehensive breast care from prevention and screening to diagnosis, treatment and survivorship care. This prestigious, all-encompassing accreditation recognizes research-based standards of care and quality initiatives as well as physician leadership and vision. Only those centers that have voluntarily committed to provide the highest level of quality breast care, and undergo a rigorous evaluation process and performance review, receive NAPBC accreditation. This designation indicates that The Breast Center at Menorah is among the nation’s best comprehensive breast centers.
For more information on Menorah Medical Center, visit MenorahMedicalCenter.com.