Timberland Medical Centre is the latest mammogram centre added under the LPPKN Mammogram Subsidy Programme.
Mammogram is a process of using X-ray to examine a womanˇ¦s breast as a diagnostic and screening tool. It can be used for early detection of breast cancer.
Women above 35 years old are encouraged to go for mammogram.
Under this programme, the government is providing a subsidy of RM50.00 and the applicant only needs to pay for the balance which is RM60.00*.
*Depending on the full amount of mammogram during which the examination is done.
Criteria for application:
- Malaysian citizen or permanent resident
- Between 40-69 years old
- Monthly household income not exceeding RM5000.00
- Is referred to have diagnostic mammogram
Applicants have to register and obtain reference from Klinik Nur Sejahtera LPPKN before coming for mammogram.
Address: Klinik Nur Sejahtera LPPKN
Sublot 16, Seksyen 15, Wisma Polar Wood
Jalan Satok, Kuching.
Tel: 411036 (Pn. Sylvia)
*Reference letter from the above Klinik needs to be presented at Timberland Medical Centre before examination.