Free Community Wide Colorectal Pre-Screening

Saturday March 19th from 9AM – 3PM.

To schedule your screening, please select a time below that works best for you. Each of the six Tri-Cities Cancer Center blocks have times available listed to the left. Simply click on a time to begin the registration process. For additional times, select “more”.

Pre-screening Eligibility:

  • Men and women age 50-75
  • Ages 75+ should consult their doctor
  • Those at high risk of developing colorectal cancer should begin screening at a younger age
  • Available to individuals who have not had a colonoscopy in the last ten years

If you have any of the symptoms listed below, you are not eligible for this pre-screening event and we encourage you to contact us immediately at (509) 737-3450 or your primary care provider or one of the providers listed below. The symptoms are: A change in bowel habits, such as diarrhea, constipation, or narrowing of the stool, that lasts for more than a few days; A feeling that you need to have a bowel movement that is not relieved by doing so; Rectal bleeding; Blood in the stool, which may make it look dark; Cramping or abdominal (belly) pain; Weakness and fatigue; Unintended weight loss. 

Providers:

What to expect:

  • This event is not a physical examination or colonoscopy
  • Health assessment will be conducted at the event to determine the appropriateness for colonoscopy
  • Appropriate participants will be scheduled for their colonoscopy before leaving the event
  • Free colonoscopy prep and education will be provided to scheduled participants
  • Financial resources will be provided to those who meet the necessary criteria

Where:
Tri-Cities Cancer Center
7350 W. Deschutes Ave.
Kennewick, WA
(Appointments are required)